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Recent Releases - Still Alice

Alice Howland (Julianne Moore) is a well-renowned linguistics professor at Columbia University, New York. Her world is brought to a sudden halt when she is diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s disease.  506 more words

Recent Releases

Still Alice

It has been several years since I have been to the movie theater to see a movie.  It has been a few years more since a movie has moved me to tears.  237 more words

General

The Divorcee

Directed: Robert Z. Leonard

Year: 1930

Nominated: Best Film, Best Director – Robert Z. Leonard, Best Actress – Norma Shearer

Won: Best Actress – Norma Shearer… 430 more words

Oscars

Madame X

Directed: Lionel Barrymore

Year: 1929

Nominated: Best Director -  Lionel Barrymore, Best Actress – Ruth Chatterton

Plot in 25 Words: A cheating wife is cast aside by her scorned husband. 286 more words

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Richard Glatzer, 'Still Alice' Writer and Director, Dies at 63

I’ve been wanting to see the film “Still Alice,” which just won the great Julianne Moore her first Oscar. News today that its co-writer/director — who watched the awards three weeks ago from a hospital — has sadly passed away from ALS at 63. 92 more words

Shows

Coquette

Directed: Sam Taylor

Year: 1929

Nominated: Best Actress – Mary Pickford

Won: Best Actress – Mary Pickford

Plot in 25 Words: Bland film about an incorrigible flirt who finds love against her father’s wishes. 246 more words

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