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Trailer: Rooney Mara and Martin Sheen in Stephen Daldry's 'Trash'

“Set in Brazil, three kids who make a discovery in a garbage dump soon find themselves running from the cops and trying to right a terrible wrong.”


Hot Trailer: Kids' Lives In Danger After Rummaging In Stephen Daldry's 'Trash'

Don’t be alarmed: That’s not a real dump the children are picking through in the trailer for Stephen Daldry’s Trash. That would be hazardous. So, the production reconstructed one while shooting in Brazil. 206 more words


'The West Wing' has a blue Christmas

Season 1 | Episode 10 | “In Excelsis Deo” | Aired Dec 15, 1999

It’s Christmas at the White House, and I’m watching this West Wing  1,225 more words

On privacy and goldfish: ‘The West Wing’ recap

 Season 1 | Episode 9 | “The Short List” | Aired Nov 24, 1999

Forget about this week’s weighty constitutional debate and even C.J.’s new pet. 1,055 more words

Back to the start: The West Wing S1 Ep1

The West Wing takes us behind the scenes in the White House as US President and Nobel Prize winning economist Josiah ‘Jed’ Bartlet and his senior staff fight the good fight in their attempts to drive positive change amidst the minefield that is the American political system. 772 more words

Aaron Sorkin

The Nonjudgmental Appeal of Ronald F. Maxwell's Gettysburg

“The same God, same language, same culture and history, same songs, stories, legends, myths. Different dreams. Different dreams. So very sad.”

Due to its lengthy running time Gettysburg at first appears best suited for a miniseries event – and indeed began its shoot as one – but being as it is an American film depicting the quintessential American battle perhaps it deserves the prestige cinematic treatment it’s proffered. 1,439 more words


Apocalypse (then and) Now -- 35 years later

by Stephen Nagel

On this day (15 August) in 1979, what would go down in history as one of the most epic war films of all time had its initial release in the U.S. 223 more words