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"The Thing" and Penny Marshall?

One of mine and The Kid’s movie is John Carpenter’s “The Thing”. We often quote it and watch it, I’ll bet we’ve seen it at least a hundred times. 193 more words

40 Years of Saturday Night Live! - Season One, Episode Three (Rob Reiner)

Host: Rob Reiner

Musical Guest: Break-dancing Troupe The Lockers

Cast: Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, John Belushi, Jane Curtin, Garrett Morris, Laraine Newman, Gilda Radner, Michael O’Donoghue – i.e. 670 more words

Movie Quote of the Day - Jumpin' Jack Flash, 1986 (dir. Penny Marshall)

Terry Doolittle: Drag the river! There are killers running around the fucking city!
Detective: How would you like me to wash your mouth out with a wire brush?

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Seth Deconstructs Zoom with Me

Once upon a time as the story goes…. Yesterday in Tampa I had the chance to see Seth Rudetsky in his one man show, “My Big Fat Broadway.” He is a talented musician, musical director from Broadway, producer, author and radio show host on SiriusXM. 786 more words


A League of Her Own - Penny Marshall to Direct Biopic

Penny Marshall the woman who directed Big, Riding in Cars with Boys and the brilliant A League of Their Own is directing a new film based on the life of Effa Manley the first woman to be inducted into the Baseball Hall Of Fame. 205 more words


A League of Their Own (1992)

Told you I’d post more soon!

A League of Their Own (1992)
 Dir. Penny Marshall
 Writ. Kim Wilson
 Stars: Tom Hanks, Geena Davis, Lori Petty
 Rated PG
 128 mins. 373 more words
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Female Filmmaker Friday: The Preacher's Wife, 1996 (dir. Penny Marshall)

I’m not sure if I saw this first or the first film adaptation of Robert Nathan’s book, 1947’s The Bishop’s Wife (with one of my favorite Cary Grant performances!), but I did watch this movie A LOT in the late-90s when it was on TV all the time (I think TBS?) I did, however, have no idea that Penny Marshall directed it until I noticed it was on… 1,039 more words

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