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"Working Stiffs"

Working Stiffs (CBS, 1979)

Before their
careers took off in the 1980s, Jim Belushi and
Michael Keaton had a short lived sitcom on CBS in 1979. 150 more words


Riding in Cars with Boys: celebrating a flawed heroine

Hollywood has a problem with women. The lack of strong female leads is well documented, less so the issues with the leads that do make it to the screen. 889 more words


SceneKid#12: "Me..."

Robert De Niro and Robin Williams (and Randy Newman) cause me to cry. A lot. 

Dir: Penny Marshall
Original Release Date: 22 December 1990… 816 more words


Dr. Phil Vs. Penny Marshall on CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD Episode 3 Photos

The family of mental health professional and host of the “Dr. Phil” talk show, Dr. Phil McGraw, will go head-to-head against members from the family of television/film legends Penny Marshall and Garry Marshall. 130 more words


100 Word Review - Big (1988)

This is one of those films that never fails to make me smile.

When Josh, a 12 year old boy, makes a wish on a carnival machine to be big, he doesn’t expect to wake up the next morning an adult (portrayed by a baby faced Tom Hanks). 57 more words

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Big (1988)

US 104m, Colour
Director: Penny Marshall; Cast: Tom Hanks, Elizabeth Perkins, Robert Loggia, John Heard

Big is a sweet, albeit somewhat disturbing romantic comedy, about a 13-year-old boy who ages overnight after making a wish to a mechanical arcade fortune-teller. 86 more words



Released:  1988

Cast:  Tom Hanks, Elizabeth Perkins, Robert Loggia, John Heard, Jared Rushton

Oscar Nominations:  Best Actor (Tom Hanks), Best Original Screenplay (Gary Ross, Anne Spielberg) 799 more words

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die