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23. Lincoln

Lincoln’s Lincoln is a model built by historian Doris Kearns Goodwin, screenwriter Tony Kushner, and actor Daniel Day Lewis, placed into Steven Spielberg’s cinematic Civil War diorama. 338 more words

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Trusty Sidekick

As a young boy, I loved the Saturday afternoon matinees at our neighbourhood movie theatre.  Whenever I could earn or scrounge the twenty-five cents needed for admission, popcorn, and a soft drink, I’d be there, wide-eyed in the dark, lost for a couple of hours in the fantasies played out before me. 768 more words

Musings

June Best Actor Predictions

1. Joel Edgerton in Loving: Just like Ruth Negga’s praise in Loving, lead actor Joel Edgerton is receiving praise for his performance as well.  I think he has a very good shot after the reading the reviews, though Ruth Negga’s performance may upstage him. 451 more words

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Of Human Bondage

Directed: John Cromwell

Year: 1934

Nominated: Best Actress – Bette Davis

Plot in 25 Words: A bleak story of life with a clubbed foot, where the only hint of joy is being mistreated by a prostitute. 112 more words

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The Thin Man

Directed: W. S. Van Dyke

Year: 1934

Nominated: Best Film, Best Director – W. S. Van Dyke, Best Actor – William Powell

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Oscars

It Happened One Night

Directed: Frank Capra

Year: 1934

Nominated: Best Film, Best Director – Frank Capra, Best Actor – Clark Gable, Best Actress – Claudette Colbert

Won: Best Film, Best Director – … 181 more words

Oscars

The Revenant - Review

Alejandro G. Innaritu is a director who makes divisive films with an unquestionable visual flair. Since he made his debut with Amores Perros, Innaritu has made films that skew towards the cinephiles and movie snobs. 634 more words

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