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12 Angry Men

Released:ย  1957

Cast:ย  Henry Fonda, Lee J. Cobb, E. G. Marshall, Martin Balsam, Jack Warden, John Fiedler, Jack Klugman, Edward Binns, Joseph Sweeney, Ed Begley, George Voskovec, Robert Webber… 1,307 more words

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

52 Weeks of Directors: Sarah Polley

Both an actress and director, one could say that Sarah Polley comes by her creative and artistic genes naturally, being born into a showbiz family. Her father, Michael and her mother, Diane are both actors and met when they were both cast in a play. 1,345 more words


This Week in Oscars: Jake Gyllenhaal's Oscar "Hopes" (๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚)

Southpaw wasn’t a massive box office success, but it’s tidy $16.5mil profit was enough to please the Weinstein Company, especially against a $25mil budget. What probably pleased the Weinsteins more was the approximately 16.5 million Jake Gyllenhaal career celebrations that preceded the release of Southpaw and his performance as the dreadfully-named, Billy “You Have To Be Kidding Me, His Last Name Is” Hope. 470 more words


Turntable Tuesday Video: 'Last Dance' By Donna Summer

Every Tuesday we find songs that you may not have heard in awhile and play them on “Turntable Tuesday.”

“Last Dance” by Donna Summer was off of the soundtrack of the 1978 film “Thank God It’s Friday.” 60 more words


Hannah and Her Sisters

Released:ย  1986

Cast:ย  Woody Allen, Michael Caine, Mia Farrow, Carrie Fisher, Barbara Hershey, Lloyd Nolan, Maureen Oโ€™Sullivan, Daniel Stern, Max von Sydow, Dianne Wiest

Oscar Wins:ย  … 883 more words

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

Fargo (1996)

Fargoย tells the story of Jerry Lundegaard (William H. Macy), a car salesman who has fallen into debt. In order to get his wealthy father in law, Wade (Harve Presnall) to give him money to clear his debt, Jerry hires two men to kidnap his own wife and ask for a ransom. 157 more words

Best Picture Nominee

Rain Man

Released:ย  1988

Cast:ย  Dustin Hoffman, Tom Cruise, Valeria Golino

Oscar Wins:ย  Best Picture, Best Actor (Dustin Hoffman), Best Director (Barry Levinson), Best Original Screenplay (Ronald Bass, Barry Morrow) 1,029 more words

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die