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The Slender Thread (1965) Keeping Mrs Robinson Sleepless In Seattle

Right from the beginning panning camera shot over the Space Needle Tower and just before it flies from one side of the Seattle city to the other, pin pointing the positions of our two stars in this film, you know you’re in for something really special. 481 more words



It was the movie “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner !” that surprised audiences by introducing us to the reality of racial prejudice in . . . 244 more words

Life: An Incredible Journey

“The journey has been incredible from its beginning.”

~ Sir Sidney Poitier, KBE
Actor, Director, Writer & Diplomat
British Academy Film Award Winner, Academy Award (Oscar) Winner, 21 more words


To Sir With Love (1967)

An unemployed graduate engineer Mark Thackeray (Sidney Poitier) takes a job as a teacher in a rough East End school where his desire to see them succeed earns their respect. 214 more words


Month in Movies: August

August was a solid movie watching month, although I didn’t plan my viewing schedule for TCM’s Summer Under the Stars festival as successfully as last year. 1,115 more words