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From The Godfather to Dog Day Afternoon: The Importance of the Times

A few days ago, I was helping a friend with some homework and she had to watch Dog Day Afternoon to write a paper on it. 469 more words


Archaeology Corner: John Cazale

John Cazale only appeared in half a dozen films, but what films!  The Godfather Parts I and II (which are really just one long film, and best seen that way) … 826 more words


GOOD TIME (2017)

Best Thing To Come Out of Queens since Illmatic; Pulse-pounding Entertainment

Scorsese’s After Hours meets Pacino’s Dog Day Afternoon on Acid

Good Time is directed by the Safdie brothers; they had previously made Daddy Long Legs and Heaven Knows What both of which I had not seen, nonetheless I was super excited for this film. 736 more words


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


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


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