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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

TV

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

2000s

SceneKid#12: "Me..."

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

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

Retrospect

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

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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

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Big

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