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Movie Review: Boyhood

Imagine if someone captured your childhood on film, with all the seminal events that helped shape you into the person you are today. (Didn’t Facebook do this with our photos and videos last year?) How would it look? 696 more words

Ebert's Greats: Leaving Las Vegas & 49 Up

List Item: Watch Roger Ebert’s “The Great Movies”
Progress: 176/409 Title: Leaving Las Vegas
Director: Mike Figgis
Year: 1995
Country: USA

Leaving Las Vegas is one of those movies that many people seem to hold up on internet forums when they are trying to defend Nicolas Cage as an actor. 380 more words

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Michael Apted Turns to Crowdfunding for 'Married in America 3'

Michael Apted is launching a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo for the third installment of his “Married in America” series.

“Married in America” chronicled the journeys of nine diverse couples wed in 2001 — using a format similar to Apted’s “7 Up” series. 261 more words


...And I will give you the man.

It’s been a long time since I last posted and I feel guilty that what I am about to post… is what I’m about to post. 186 more words


Movie Quote of the Day - Coal Miner's Daughter, 1980 (dir. Michael Apted)

Loretta: Doo, sometimes I think you got a washer missing in your brain. I can’t play that thing!
Doolittle: Most people can’t without they learn how first.

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