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The Westerner


Oscar Winner

Walter Brennan as Judge Roy Bean

Oscar Nominations

Best Original Story-Stuart N. Lake

Best B&W Art DirectionJames Basevi… 488 more words

Classic Hollywood

Grumpy Old Men (1993) / Grumpier Old Men (1995)


There’s something wonderful about Walter Matthau and Jack Lemmon abusing each other for our pleasure (“Good morning, dickhead.” “Hello, moron.”). The whole home was crammed into the TV room when I got back from the Co-op, 2-4-1 DVD in hand. 606 more words

Movies For Middle Age

Podcast: Nobody's Perfect

February is upon us once again, and with it the proliferation of love in respect of St Valentine’s Day. Never mind the bouquets and banquets, for us at CinePunked, there’s nothing we like better than to curl up on the sofa with a bottle of cava, some chocolates, and a bona fide cinema classic. 151 more words


Some Like It Hot (Billy Wilder, 1959)

Jerry (Jack Lemmon): Dirty old man…I just got pinched in the elevator.

Joe (Tony Curtis): Now you know how the other half lives.

Jerry: Look at that. 48 more words


February 8: Happy Birthday Jack Lemmon and Lana Turner

Two-time Oscar winner Jack Lemmon (1925-2001) was born in Massachusetts and graduated from Harvard.  He began working in film and television at the end of the 1940s, and had his first significant film role in 1954’s… 832 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

February 8 in history

421 – Constantius III became co-Emperor of the Western Roman Empire.

1238 – The Mongols burned the Russian city of Vladimir.

1250 – Seventh Crusade: Crusaders engaged Ayyubid forces in the  823 more words


ABC Film Challenge - Oscar Nominations - G - Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)

Director: James Foley

Writer: David Mamet (Screenplay) David Mamet (Play)

Starring: Al Pacino, Jack Lemmon, Alec Baldwin, Alan Arkin, Ed Harris, Kevin Spacey, Jonathan Pryce… 539 more words