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But Why?

Here are 16 classic movie stars that baffle me.  What was their appeal?  I just can’t see it.  Why were they famous?  What movies of theirs should I watch to understand?   69 more words


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Adaptação livre, cheia de humor e dinamismo, do celebérrimo romance de Alexandre Dumas (décima de uma longa lista), realizada por George Sidney. Ano de produção: 1948; estreia em Portugal: cinema S. 226 more words


Butts on the sidewalk

A local mayor recently suggested instituting a deposit on cigarettes to be refunded when the butts are returned, just like a glass milk bottle. His concern is environmental. 411 more words

Pretty Woman

Lana Turner (8th February, 1921 – 29th June, 1995)

“My goal was to have one husband and seven children, but it turned out to be the other way around”


Angelica Page as Lana Turner

Angelica Page as Lana Turner in The Death of Johnny Stompanato; Dixon Place NYC

My sister and I were talking about men when we walked into Dixon Place last night. 734 more words

Imitation of Life - Review


The films of Douglas Sirk appear to me as a manner to speak about the conditions of human lives within what may be a sentimental shell on the outside.All That Heaven Allows, my personal favourite from his body of work, gave a picture to the sexism towards women in society regarding how restricted their abilities are thanks to the gender politics of the time. 667 more words

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