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Rushmore

Released:  1998

Cast:  Jason Schwartzman, Bill Murray, Olivia Williams, Seymour Cassel, Brian Cox, Mason Gamble, Sara Tanaka, Stephen McCole, Connie Nielsen, Luke Wilson

SUMMARY:  Rushmore Academy is an elite prep school in Houston, Texas, headed by Dr. 806 more words

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

Stay Out of Highwood

Shortly after the movie Ghostbusters was released (1984), Donna, Lauren (age 8) and I were on a flight from LaGuardia to Chicago. We were sitting in my least favorite spot — the bulkhead (no leg room).   294 more words

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Bill Murray shares heartwarming story about Arnold Palmer

Bill Murray is at the Ryder Cup this week — cheering on Team USA, presumably — and while signing a few autographs for fans, he took a moment to share a nice story about Arnold Palmer, … 103 more words

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Jungle Book '67 vs. Jungle Book '16

It’s a battle 49 years in the making but the ‘Rumble in the Jungle’ has finally arrived! Today we are pitting the 1967 original animated film against its 2016 live-action remake. 859 more words

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Rushmore (1998)

2016 #146
Wes Anderson | 89 mins | streaming (HD) | 2.35:1 | USA / English | 15 / R

The breakthrough film of cult writer-director Wes Anderson, Rushmore is the story of high school student Max Fischer (Jason Schwartzman, making his debut, aged 18 but still looking like one of those twentysomethings-playing-highschoolers you so often see in US productions). 320 more words

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The Jungle Book (2016)

In 1967, Rudyard Kipling’s collection of stories was adapted to what we know as the musical animated film “The Jungle Book”. Almost 50 years later, Jon Favreau makes a valiant effort to replace the original’s charm with a live-action adaptation that tries (and mostly succeeds) in staying true to the animated version. 177 more words

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Scrooged (1988)

Charles Dickens’ ubiquitous seasonal tale gets yet another re-telling in this amiably dated 1980’s comedy.

Bill Murray stars as a tyrannical TV network president who goes through the usual learning the “true spirit of Christmas”motions via ghostly visitation. 92 more words

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