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Actor Spotlight (Al Pacino)

Al Pacino


1. Born April 27, 1940 in Manhattan New York

2. Nickname is Sonny

3. Turned down the role of Han Solo

4. Avid opera fan… 76 more words



Have you ever seen the movie “Insomnia” with Robin Williams and Al Pacino? It details a homicide detective hunting a serial killer obsessively, leading to a lack of sleep that in turn causes the detective to lose it and wonder if he himself is the killer. 1,051 more words


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I was always a fan of the hard-boiled detectives from film noir. Reading these stories about troubled yet dedicated gumshoes always caught my fancy. It is a little troublesome that a lot of these stories were written at a time when it was easier to be openly racist. 781 more words


...and justice for all. (1979)

By Richard Winters

My Rating: 7 out of 10

4-Word Review: Lawyer fights the system.

Arthur (Al Pacino) is a defense attorney who becomes increasingly more frustrated and disillusioned with the court system. 574 more words


31 Today . . .

Today I am 31 years old. Yes I really am getting old!

No Merchandising. Editorial Use Only. No Book Cover Usage. Mandatory Credit: Photo by Moviestore/REX/Shutterstock (1541440a) Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, Jim Carrey Film and Television… 86 more words


The Godfather & Godfather Pt. 2 (1972, 1974)

The Godfather and The Godfather Pt. 2 are iconic films that has influenced dozens of films since it was released, some say that it is the greatest film of all time. 382 more words


Insomnia (2002)

Directed by Christopher Nolan

Will Dormer (Al Pacino) walks the plank in Insomnia.  He’s an aging LA cop, sent deep into Alaska for a murder that doubles as a form of exile, like sending Napoleon to the island of Saint Helena. 1,074 more words