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Throwback 30: Broadcast News

I was the poster child for Broadcast News. Or more appropriately, its lead Jane Craig was the poster child for me.

For over 10 years, the movie poster adorned my bedroom wall. 844 more words


Out Of Sight

This Steven Soderbergh guy can make pretty good movies, huh?

“You wanted to tussle. We tussled.”

‪Mark me down as ‘constantly in awe of Steven Soderbergh’.

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Taxi Driver Review

“Loneliness has followed me my whole life, everywhere. In bars, in cars, sidewalks, stores, everywhere. There’s no escape. I’m God’s lonely man.” – Travis Bickle, Taxi Driver (1976) 1,062 more words


You Probably Don't Trust Me Anymore: What "AWP" Stands For

You probably don’t trust me anymore. I’ve told you so many incorrect things that “AWP” stands for. Will I ever get it right? You probably wouldn’t believe me if I did, but I tell you on this last full day of the conference that AWP stands for “Albert’s Women Pals.” 68 more words

3 things about Albert Brooks' LOST IN AMERICA

Lost in America

1. “I never really tasted melted cheese before!”
2. A tiny, heart-shaped shower.
3. Sniffing the leather.

Broadcast News (1987)

By Richard Winters

My Rating: 7 out of 10

4-Word Review: Life in a newsroom.

Jane (Holly Hunter) is a television news producer married to her work who breaks down crying when nobody is around. 627 more words


Broadcast News (1987)

Director: James L Brooks

Writer: James L Brooks (Screenplay)

Starring: William Hurt, Albert Brooks, Holly Hunter, Robert Prosky, Lois Chiles, Joan Cusack, Jack Nicholson


Plot: Take two rival TV reporters: one handsome, one talented, both male. 537 more words