Tag Archives: Husbands and Wives

20 most surprising female performances (Part 2)

Here is Part 1 of the series, great conversation going on in the comments. Join in! HEDY LAMARR, Comrade X Hedy Lamarr, is, without a doubt, one of the most beautiful women in the history of cinema. Cameramen fell all … Continue reading

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R.I.P., Sydney Pollack

Rest in peace, Sydney Pollack. I’ll miss knowing he’s around. He was one of the old guard. One of those old guys – like Redford, Beatty, Nicholson – who re-made the Hollywood studio system into their own image. Pollack’s films … Continue reading

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For Mitchell:

Quotes from a movie we love (just watched it again tonight): “I … I … I truly dislike that chair.” “There’ve been a series of burglaries.” “Don Juan … fucking Don Juan.” “Metabolically it’s not my rhythm.” (and the funniest … Continue reading

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Films That I Think Are Good That Most People Don’t

Punch Drunk Love. I LOVED that film. I have seen it 10 times. I own it. Adam Sandler is fantastic, he is a fantastic dramatic actor when given the opportunity. Luis Guzman, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Emily Watson … I thought … Continue reading

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