My first viewing of this Universal studios release comes just a mere 38 years after it’s release in movie theaters. The only thing I really recall about it is the fact that my parents must have ordered the novelization from the book of the month club. 577 more words
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¤ Blogathons Joined No 11
In this movie blogathon, I entered this review of One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975). The film tells about a convicted criminal who thinks he is taking the easy option serving his sentence in a mental health hospital..more about the Blogathon and the review can be found HERE.
If I tried really hard, would I be able to think of something nice to say about Firestarter? I was going to complement some of Tangerine Dream’s score–not all of it, but some of it–but it turns out it’s not so much a score as a selection of otherwise unreleased Tangerine Dream tracks director Lester picked out. 445 more words
Born: July 22, 1934 in Birmingham, Alabama, USA
Learned sign language at a very young age, as both of her parents were deaf. When Fletcher neared the end of her (spoken) Best Actress Oscar acceptance speech for One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975), she finished with a unique (unspoken) touch in American Sign Language: “For my mother and my father, I want to say thank you for teaching me to have a dream. 55 more words