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He's Still Got It: Orson Welles, Citizen Kane and Modern Audiences

When I saw weeks ago that Citizen Kane (1941) was going to play at the AFI Silver in Silver Spring, Maryland, I experienced one of those “bucket list” (for want of a better term) moments in life. 851 more words

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This week's film: Spirited Away

This week’s film is by the incomparable Hayao Miyazaki. Often called the most influential animator living, Miyazaki over the course of his fifty year career has rarely made a film not worthy of the label Brilliant. 222 more words

From The Teacher

JANE EYRE. 2011. REVIEW BY SANDRA HARRIS. ©

JANE EYRE. 2011. DIRECTED BY CARY FUKUNAGA. STARRING MIA WASIKOWSKA, MICHAEL FASSBENDER AND JUDI DENCH. REVIEW BY SANDRA HARRIS. ©

This is a gorgeous, sumptuous film, with enough fantastic old gothic houses and bleak windswept and rain-lashed moors and gardens in it to satisfy even me, who’s notoriously fussy about that kind of thing. 721 more words

Jack Nicholson's Career in 10 Films

In honor of Jack Nicholson’s 78th birthday today, this list has been compiled to summarize the vast, and versatile, career Nicholson has achieved in his forty-six year film career. 1,055 more words

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City Living, Local Life: Here's Binbrooking At You, Kid - The St. Quintin's Park Film Club

Based at Binbook House, Dalgarno Gardens, the St. Quintin’s Park Residents’ Association’s brilliant Film Club, which brings local people from retirement and sheltered housing together with the wider Dalgarno community over classic film, has been supported by the Dalgarno councillors and City Living, Local Life. 209 more words

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Letter From An Unknown Woman: In Retrospect

On February 14th (Valentine’s Day) 2015 at the age of 93, the classic film world lost the enduring French film/TV actor Louis Jourdan. His passing was a great shock to me and left me with a profound level of sadness. 901 more words

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Dead Man Walking

Dead Man Walking (1995) Directed by Tim Robbins Based on the book Dead Man Walking 634 more words
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