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The Purple Heart (1944)

In April of 1942, the United States aircraft carrier Hornet, three cruisers, and seven destroyers sailed to within 750 miles of the Japanese mainland. On the deck of the Hornet were 16 long-range, B-25 bombers, stripped down, and loaded with a much fuel and as many bombs as they could carry. 1,532 more words

Film

FIRST HE PLUGS 'EM, THEN HE PLANTS' EM

The title words are from one journalist to another about the local crime boss.  The press is trying to influence the police and the judicial system; and the police, even our hero cop, are trying to influence the press.  330 more words

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All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)

‘I am young, I am twenty years old; yet I know nothing of life but despair, death, fear, and fatuous superficiality cast over an abyss of sorrow. 1,102 more words

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Of Mice and Men (1939)

Director: Lewis Milestone

Whether it is because of the overcrowded year in which it was released or John Ford’s more acclaimed treatment of a Steinbeck novel the following year ( 203 more words

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All Quiet on the Western Front (1930, Lewis Milestone)

For the first act or so of All Quiet on the Western Front, director Milestone very gently puts the viewer amid the naïveté of the film’s protagonists, a group of students who drop out to enlist (in the first World War). 323 more words

Classics

Lizabeth Scott (1922 - 2015)

Top 5, então:

1- Tormento de uma Glória (Easy Living, Jacques Tourneur, 1949)
2- O Tempo não Apaga (The Strange Love of Martha Ivers, Lewis Milestone, 1946) 33 more words

Musas

The Rosenbaum Project #1

by Robert Ham

I love a good movie watching project that involves a list or guidelines to follow. And one that I’ve been wanting to dive into for some time is to see all of the entries on the great critic… 975 more words

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