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Wicked, Wicked

Billy Wilder’s 1959 film Some Like it Hot is often considered one of the greatest comedies of all time. Though much of the film takes place at a fancy hotel in Miami, it was actually filmed at the Hotel del Coronado near San Diego. 883 more words

70's Movies

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Jack Elam, actor (1920-2003)
See Jack Elam in Kismet (1955) on November 15th at 10:30AM (ET)

Madeleine Sherwood, actress (1922- )
Jean Seberg, actress (1938-1979)

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Experimenting and Stretching My Self

Well,I did it! I did it! i DID it! I submitted a 5 min documentary to TVO for a contest they are holding.If I get in the running I have the chance to: 1.Have the doc aired on TVO… 589 more words

REVIEW: "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof"

After a relatively slow start to his career, playwright Tennessee Williams struck gold with a series of hits that captivated audiences on both stage and big screen. 683 more words

Classic Movie Spotlight

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

PLOT (spoiler alert!!!):

Late one night, a drunken Brick Pollitt (Paul Newman) is out trying to recapture his glory days of high school sports by leaping hurdles on a track field, dreaming about his moments as a youthful athlete. 1,493 more words

Movie Reviews

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)
★★★★ / ★★★★

It is the 65th birthday of the leader of the Pollitt family, Big Daddy (Burl Ives), and his daughter-in-laws are ready for a fight. 496 more words

Well, I'm Certainly Not Going Through Life With One Hand Tied Behind My Back. -- James Dean

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)

Dir: Richard Brooks, Players: Paul Newman, Elizabeth Taylor, Burl Ives, Jack Carson, Madeleine Sherwood, Judith Anderson

This screen adaptation of Tennessee Williams’ play is a wonderfully character driven piece. 359 more words