Irving Rosenfeld (Bale) is a talented swindler and, after meeting his con artist soulmate Sydney Prosser (Adams), starts to make some serious money with financial scams. 212 more words
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People who like progressive rock tend to like it a lot and hence become collectors. Not all of ‘em, but many. Therefore, you, gentle reader, may peruse this list and scoff: “Those aren’t lesser-known, you tosser!” However, be gentle, for there are those who have yet to plumb the depths of the vinyl crate, my friends, and these gems may be new to them. 2,128 more words
The Chicago Film Archives are doing a great job putting the historic films that they are preserving on line for people to see. Earthkeeping was a series on the public television station WTTW Channel 11 in the early seventies that explored environmental, ecological and societal issues.
I had really high hopes for David O. Russell’s American Hustle; having loved everything about his last cinematic venture Silver Lining’s Playbook, and with all the Oscar buzz surrounding the 70’s flick, I was so eager to see it, I nearly didn’t buy pick n mix. 590 more words