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Memorial Day movies, Part 1. . . .

If there’s going to be good weather where you live this holiday weekend, get out and enjoy it.
But if it’s going to rain or you don’t have something planned every minute, Turner Classic Movies is showing three days of Memorial Day-based movies. 363 more words

Turner Classic Movies

The perfect Mother's Day movie -- for the rest of us

Each year, the Brattle Theater here in Cambridge recognizes Mother’s Day with a screening of what it considers the ultimate Mother’s Day movie. Terms of Endearment? 1,013 more words

Mental Illness

The Trial (1962)

Orson Welles’ film of The Trial has never had a lot of fans. Many of the his most ardent admirers have a hard time with it. 1,316 more words


Movie of the Month: Crimes of Passion (1984)

Every month
one of us makes the other two watch a movie they’ve never seen before & we discuss it afterwards. This month Brandon made…
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Brandon Ledet

How Hitchcock Got People to See Psycho

Alfred Hitchcock acquired rights to the novel Psycho for $9,500] and reportedly bought copies of the book to preserve the novel’s surprises.

Psycho is based on… 986 more words


Hitchcock (2012), "Behind every successful man, there is a strong, wise and hardworking woman" &" The searching of freedom of filmaking by The Master of Suspense"


Director: Sacha Gervasi. Writers: John J. McLaughlin (screenplay), Stephen Rebello (book)  . Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Helen Mirren, Scarlett Johansson,Toni Collette, Danny Huston, Jessica Biel, James D’Arcy. 1,087 more words