Overboard, director Gary Marshall’s 1987 snobs and slobs rom-com, is one of those movies everyone of a certain age seems to have seen and loved. 1,422 more words
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Dir. Steve James
Like any good 20th Century icon, Roger Ebert sits on a throne of contradictions. He was half of the pair who made “Two Thumbs Up!” and a partner in reductivism, in his own way part of dumbing down the movies as much as Spielberg, Lucas, Eisner, or Katzenberg. 1,962 more words
Wayne Gretzky celebrates his 56th birthday today. “The Great One” is the all-time leading scorer in NHL history and would be many hockey fans’ choice for the greatest ever in the sport. 1,298 more words
I’m thinking, Sinatra stood here.
I’m also thinking, I can’t believe I used to work here.
Drew Perfilio walks me across the stage. Eleven years ago, we both worked out in the lobby, tending bar. 1,110 more words