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Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)

3.5/4

The real estate business is terribly boring to anyone with human empathy and more than two functioning organs inside their fleshy husk, but any topic, with the right treatment, can be made exciting. 196 more words

Film Reviews

Making Beauty's a Montreal landmark since 1942: Hymie and Larry Skolnick speak.

From Dean Martin, Dustin Hoffman and Alan Arkin to avid fans from Montreal, Toronto and points abroad, Hymie (95!) and Larry (69) Skolnick and their family have made welcomed satisfied customers from all walks of life for four generations. 103 more words

Podcast

Little Murders (1971) The Seventies and Elliott Gould ... Day 4

Alan Arkin directs, Elliott Gould stars in this seventies oddity taken from a 1967 Broadway play that Gould starred in only to see it flop after a mere seven performances. 621 more words

1970's

Today’s top ten list from the ladies at the B&B is one I can get behind. One any reader can get behind, especially any blogger (even the negligent ones like me).Books that have been in your TBR pile for a long damn time.

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Top Ten Tuesday

The In-Laws - Review

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Was at first unsure what to expect of The In-Laws by looking at promotional material, but what I got was something that took me out of nowhere. 936 more words

Film Reviews

Inspector Clouseau

What happens when a studio has a nice little franchise going but a major player decides they don’t want to return? If you think that’s stopping anyone then you don’t know much about movies. 639 more words

Movies

The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013)

The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013), the latest comedy from New Line Cinema directed by Emmy Award winner Don Scardino and starring Steve Carell, Steve Buscemi, Olivia Wilde and Jim Carrey, though innocuous fun, lacks that indefinable ‘magic’ ingredient to make it ‘wonderful’. 544 more words

Comedy