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'Network' screened as part of Future of the First Amendment event

By Justin Little |

The Department of Communication at Augusta University held a screening of the 1976 film “Network” this past Friday in the TVC lab as a part of the week-long event Future of the First Amendment. 348 more words


Best Adapted Screenplay: 1982

My Top 10

  1. Sophie’s Choice
  2. The Verdict
  3. Missing
  4. Das Boot
  5. Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
  6. Fast Times at Ridgemont High
  7. Victor/Victoria
  8. Three Brothers…
  9. 10,471 more words

FILM TALK Episode #15: 12 Angry Men (1957), Henry Fonda, Lee J. Cobb, Jack Warden, dir Sidney Lumet - Championed by Brian Reynolds

12 Angry Men is Sidney Lumet’s classic 1957 courtroom drama with an impressive cast that includes Henry Fonda, Lee J. Cobb, Ed Begley, E. G. Marshall, Jack Warden and Jack Klugman. 113 more words


Turn Off Your Television Sets: The Immortality of Sidney Lumet's 'Network'

Great films stand the test of time, and are not only significant in and of themselves, but have a greater impact on the whole of filmmaking, and sometimes society. 1,288 more words


Blu-ray Review: Equus

Sidney Lumet’s Equus hit theaters in 1977. I think it’s safe to assume that audiences weren’t quite prepared for what they witnessed. This is not easy material to digest. 416 more words

Film Reviews

You know what's a really good movie with a dozen not-so-happy fellows in a jury room?

Perhaps my regular readers have noticed there hasn’t been a new post by me for two weeks. If not, you guys need to pay closer attention. 1,321 more words


The Twin Geekscast 16: 12 Angry Men (1957)

When we think of classic films some titles that come to mind are iconic titans like Casablanca (1942) or Citizen Kane (1941), but other juggernaut of cinematic perfection comes from Sidney Lumet, who’s first film in 1957 still astounds us today with its impressive attention to detail in both the technical process and the art of performance from its ensemble cast. 125 more words