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The Party - Blake Edwards and Peter Sellers combine in hilarious comedy

It is fair to say, first of all, that The Party is a film very much of its time. Modern sensibilities might rail against some of the very 1960’s flower power veined attitudes as much as they might against seeing a white actor play the role of an Indian actor. 242 more words


30 Shot Wednesdays: "Breakfast at Tiffany's" (1961, Blake Edwards)

Welcome to 30 SHOT WEDNESDAYS, where I take one film every Wednesday and post what I feel are the best shots in them. Have a happy Wednesday! 30 more words

30 Shot Wednesdays

Movie Review: "The Great Race" (1965)

I mentioned this back in my “Duel Of The Sun” review, but I find the concept of the “epic” genre  fascinating. They don’t make movies like an epic anymore. 1,170 more words

Movie Reviews

Scores, Hitter, Pitcher of the Day Sunday July 20

Wow, what a night. Seven games played. 89 runs scored. Standings upheaval. Things are getting wild now, with only 8 days of the regular season left (including the last makeup day). 759 more words


James Garner (1928-2014)

Era grande, imponente, do tempo em que parecer macho era ainda uma obrigação. Fez filmes incríveis como Fugindo do Inferno e Grand Prix, e fez rir, também, em… 6 more words


The Great Race (1965)

Starring Tony Curtis, Jack Lemmon, Natalie Wood. Directed by Blake Edwards.


THE TAMARIND SEED (1971) by Evelyn Anthony

Evelyn Anthony (pen-name of Evelyn Ward-Thomas) turned 86 this month. She began writing historical romances in the Coronation year of 1953 but by the late 1960s had switched to topical suspense mixed with romance. 1,318 more words