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dog day afternoon.

happiness is a dog

running free on 10 green acres

out in the elements

playing with the others

water bowls for all

in a huge fenced park devoted to them… 52 more words

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Dog Day Afternoon

On August 1972, a bank robbery occurred with two armed men whose names are Sonny & Sal. At first all was according to plan, until the cops showed up, forcing the robbers to stay inside the bank along with the hostages, until they come up with a plan to get out of the area, while many bystanders, cops, and news reporters, surround the building, it becomes a mass hysteria for one entire day. 619 more words

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There is no one in the world quite like Sonny Wortzik.

Or, for that matter, quite like John Wojtowicz, on whom Sonny was based.

There’s also no bank robbery quite like the one John attempted, which makes its reenactment in… 389 more words

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LONG LIVE THE QUEEN

August 12 in history:

The U.S flag was raised over Iolani Palace in Honolulu on August 12th, 1898, marking America’s official annexation of Hawaii.  The last monarch to reign over Hawaii from the palace was Queen Lili’uokalani. 103 more words

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62. "Dog Day Afternoon", Sidney Lumet (1975)

Part of The 100 Greatest Movies I’ve Ever Seen list

Dog Day Afternoon

dir. Sidney Lumet scr. Frank Pierson cin. Victor J. Kemper with Al Pacino, John Cazale, James Broderick, Charles Durning, Lance Henriksen, Chris Sarandon, Penelope Allen, Susan Peretz, Carol Kane… 192 more words

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Top 10 Movie Crimes of All-Time

It’s been too long since we had a great CineFix list, so today’s special is their take on the Top 10 Move Crimes of All-Time.  CineFix, for those of you who aren’t aware, is a fantastic YouTube channel devoted to extremely smart and clever movie lists, and you should be subscribing.   110 more words

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