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Lone Star (1996)

This is one of my favourite films and I am always slightly appalled that more people haven’t heard of it. I was reminded of it again when it was announced a few days ago that the versatile American actress Elizabeth Peña had died at the age of 55. 822 more words

Scene Of The Crime

Revisiting 'Lone Star'

On Wednesday, October 15, Latino-Review broke the news that actress and director Elizabeth Peña has died. She was 55. A longtime TV and film actress her credits include… 716 more words

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Elizabeth Peña (1959 - 2014)

Top-5, então:

1- A Estrela Solitária (Lone Star, John Sayles, 1996)
2- Alucinações do Passado (Jacob’s Ladder, Adrian Lyne, 1990)
3- Um Vagabundo na Alta Roda (Down and Out in Beverly Hills, Paul Mazursky, 1986) 17 more words

Adrian Lyne

TOMB OF NOSTALGIA: ALLIGATOR (1980)

ALLIGATOR (1980)

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What happens when you combine a baby alligator flushed down the toilet and the corpses of dogs who have been experimented on with growth hormones and dumped into the sewers?… a 1980 horror flick/ 673 more words

Tomb Of Nostalgia

“There’s a basic structure to movies. It’s rigid and reductive. In a movie you only deal with core relationships: a protagonist, an antagonist. But in a novel you can do whatever you want.

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In Their Words

Linda Griffiths was ‘a lovely, kind and fiercely authentic artist’

One second she was Maggie, the next she was Pierre, and now, she’s gone.

Linda Griffiths, actor, playwright and pioneer of Canadian theatre died Sunday, at the age of 60. 662 more words

McGill University