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"You Can’t Take it With You" 1938

I enjoy classic television just like classic films so I’m hooked on a tv station called METV. Perry Mason with Raymond Burr is one of my favorites so I usually catch an episode daily. 447 more words

Film History

“When statesmen forsake their own private conscience for the sake of their public duties, they lead their country by a short route to chaos.”

“When statesmen forsake their own private conscience for the sake of their public duties, they lead their country by a short route to chaos.”

― Thomas More (Paul Scofield), movie quote from…

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Screenwriter

The Cove (2009)

An outstanding documentary that reveals the truth behind a hidden cove in Japan, where thousands of dolphins are slaughtered by fishermen every year. 22 more words

Searching for Sugar Man

Okay so i must confess that Searching for Sugar Man isn’t exactly a crime documentary. So your know probably asking the question “why am i writing about it then?.” To answer your question, the reason i decided to do a blog dedicated to this documentary was for 2 reasons: 377 more words

Netflix

On a movie binge this week

Last year I missed my usual binge of movies at TIFF or while vacationing over the New Year but I have made up for it in the past couple of weeks. 921 more words

DStv channel for Oscar movies

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BY BILLY SUTER

WITH excitement building for the March 5 Oscars ceremony in Los Angeles, DStv has a special treat in store – an M-Net Movies Oscars pop-up channel (channel 109) in February that will screen 115 Academy Award-winning films. 332 more words

Television

SA animated short up for an Oscar

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BY BILLY SUTER 

SOUTH Africa has scored an Oscar nomination at the 90th Academy Awards for the animation film Revolting Rhymes, produced by Triggerfish, which received a nomination in the category Best Animated Short Film. 393 more words

Cinema