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Sidney Poitier…Academy award winning actor, author, diplomat. Oh, and we mustn’t forget: director of a 80’s breakdance movie. You read me right! Poitier has actually directed many films including… 648 more words


In the Heat of the Night (1967)

“Now listen, hear me good mama. Please. Don’t make me have to send you to jail… There’s white time in jail and there’s colored time in jail. 464 more words


100 Movies ... 100 Posts: #75. "In the Heat of the Night" (1967)

This is post #26 in my series, 100 Movies … 100 Posts. In this ongoing series, I’m watching and writing about each film on the American Film Institute’s list of 100 greatest movies from #100 to #1. 1,645 more words


10 Greatest Impostors Of The 20th Century

For some reason, the world is enthralled with the idea of the impostor. They’re sneaky, deceitful, and devoid of morals—but dang it, they do it with style. 2,770 more words


Best Actor: 1963

Official Nominations: Sidney Poitier. Albert Finney. Richard Harris. Paul Newman. Rex Harrison.

The Best Actor category this year is most famous due to the deserved win of Sidney Poitier- the first black actor to win a competitive Oscar. 531 more words

The Oscars

THE JACKAL (1997) - This movie should not have seen the light of day

I’m ashamed to say that I’ve never seen The Day of the Jackal, the highly acclaimed 1973 thriller that was the inspiration for the movie… 596 more words


Sunday Morning Matinee (07/27/14)


Stars: Sidney Poitier, Richard Widmark, Stephen McNally, Linda Darnell, Ossie Davis & Ruby Dee, Mildred Smith