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GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS (1992) - I'd go for the steak knives myself

(WARNING: Major spoilers abound!)

The next time your best friend whines about his job, show him Glengarry Glen Ross. Believe me, he’ll shut up fast. 411 more words

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Movie #43 - Argo

Title: Argo
Release date: 2012
Director: Ben Affleck
Actors: Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, Alan Arkin, John Goodman, Victor Garber, …….

Plot: Acting under the cover of a Hollywood producer scouting a location for a science fiction film, a CIA agent launches a dangerous operation to rescue six Americans in Tehran during the U.S. 68 more words

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RIP, Alex Rocco.

Alex Rocco
February 29, 1936 – July 18, 2015

Alex Rocco is one of my favorite 70s character actors, appearing in a couple pictures I really love: … 73 more words

1973

The Jerky Boys

It should no longer come as a surprise to us when Hollywood tries to turn just about anything that had a smidgen of success into a movie. 771 more words

Movies

The Russians are Coming, The Russians are Coming!

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I’m pretty sure my father recommended this to me some time ago, but it wasn’t in a comment on the blog and if it was an email, I don’t have it anymore. 643 more words

Comedy

B007 Ep 99 - The Last Unicorn (1982) DVD Commentary

In honour of the late Sir Christopher Lee, Bina007 and Beric 175 aka Matthieu give a DVD Commentary of the animated children’s fantasy classic, The Last Unicorn. 53 more words

Podcast

Drowning in Waves of Money: Glengarry Glen Ross

David Mamet’s Glengarry Glen Ross is frequently great, and it is obviously cinema, although it must said about those two words, “great” and “cinema”, that this adaptation doesn’t know how to bind them. 1,069 more words

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