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#198: The Hustler

Year of Release: 1961
Director: Robert Rossen
Stars: Paul Newman, Jackie Gleason, Piper Laurie
Viewed: August 8, 2017
My Rating: 8
Currently not rated on IMDb Top 250… 668 more words

Movies

Carrie (1976)

Let’s look back at the very first film adaptation based on the works of Stephen King. Carrie is the one that cemented King’s reputation as an author and was also the novel that brought him attention to Hollywood by adapting the book into a feature full length motion picture. 474 more words

Reviews

A Telekinetic, Teenage Tragedy

Carrie White is a special girl.  Sure she’s bullied and ostracized by her classmates, but she is a special girl.  And maybe her mother abuses her psychologically and emotionally, but she really is a special girl.  1,145 more words

Nebraska

Intensity (1997)

synopsis

Chyna Shepherd is a twenty-six-year-old psychology student who survived an extremely troubled past. While visiting Laura Templeton’s house, a farm in the Napa Valley, a serial killer named Edgler Foreman Vess breaks into the house, taking Laura and killing her parents. 162 more words

Review

Photo A Day: Mean Pansies!

In honor of getting a new camera and needing a reason to play with it…welcome to my Photo A Day! Topic: Whatever strikes my fancy. Frequency: Daily-ish, I hope. 167 more words

‘Carrie’ (1976): Be Careful Who You Pick On

Have you ever been bullied at school? At the playground? At work, or in your own home? We all have at one time or another. How did it feel afterward? 2,240 more words

Television