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THE BEST YEARS OF OUR LIVES (1946)

Remember Rambo? Of course, how could you forget Hollywood’s premiere guerilla superhero? In a lot of ways, he was pretty typical of popular culture’s view of Vietnam veterans. 1,238 more words

Academy Awards

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1920)

The battle between laugh-lined adults like myself and their inner child with its flawless skin is at its most predictable on October 31st. This unblemished child begs us to play dress-up and try on modified versions of our personalities that otherwise we keep hidden throughout the year. 896 more words

The Ticket Booth

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde on Film - 1920, 1931, 1941

I was looking at adaptations of Robert Louis Stevenson’s The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde on Wikipedia and there are well over twenty movie and TV versions, in various languages. 1,313 more words

Horror

From Stage to Screen: INHERIT THE WIND

On July 10, 1925 John Scopes, a twenty-four-year old general biology teacher and part-time football coach walked into the Rhea County Courthouse in Dayton, Tennessee charged with illegally teaching the theory of evolution.   3,763 more words

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The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit (1956)

In this bestseller-derived drama, Gregory Peck plays a memory-haunted vet who returns to his suburban life and a new media PR job, only to struggle with the banality of corporate striving, with the ghosts of the war still impinging on his consciousness. 83 more words

Drama