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Quote of the Day

“Droll thing life is – that mysterious arrangement of merciless logic for a futile purpose. The most you can hope from it is some knowledge of yourself – that comes too late – a crop of unextinguishable regrets. 468 more words

The Godfather

The Godfather is a 1972 American crime film directed by Francis Ford Coppola and produced by Albert S. Ruddy, based on Mario Puzo’s best-selling novel of the same name. 48 more words

Al Pacino

Day 33. Lost in Translation (2003). Directed by Sofia Coppola.

Lost in Translation (2003) score: 76%

What a beautifully, lovely little film Lost in Translation is. While most people couldn’t relate to the particular situation that Bill Murray’s coasting actor and Scarlett Johansson’s directionless young woman find themselves in, their frustrations are highly relatable. 65 more words

The Red Haired Granny (Take 4)

“I think you’ll feel comfortable with us” reassured my 

guide as she led me into a bright windowless room. A 

glance around revealed it was clean and clinical; modern  626 more words

Short Story

Francis Ford Coppola & Martin Scorsese Assignment

Assignment due Wednesday, 2.08.17 noon

HBO Movie to Tell the Heretofore Unknown Story of the Making of 'The Godfather'

MOVIE TRIVIA TIME: Did you know that The Godfather did not fall out of the sky as a perfectly formed completed motion picture? Furthermore, did you know that not only did it have to be produced for a major movie studio, but said production was in fact quite contentious and difficult? 317 more words