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Bridge of Spies Review

Steven Spielberg took a step away from blockbuster action hits to throw his hat back into the Oscar conversation with “Bridge of Spies.” Written by the Coen Brothers and starring Tom Hanks, this highly talented production is a look at the 1960 U-2 incident during the cold war. 272 more words

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Oscars 2016: BRIDGE OF SPIES

In 1960, Arnold Spielberg was an engineer with General Electric in Russia as part of a foreign exchange program. As part of his initial tour, he was confronted with a display of the flight suit of airman Gary Powers and some of the remains of the infamous U-2 spy plane that the Soviets had shot down. 570 more words

Pop Culture

The Terminal (2004)

Plot Summary: A middle aged man from the country of Krakozhia named Viktor Navorski arrives in New York City for the first time in his life.   267 more words

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Oscar Winner, Tom Hanks

Oscar winning actor, Tom Hanks. He’s the ‘every man’ man who sometimes finds himself in extraordinary situations. Depending upon when you first discovered this seemingly regular guy who isn’t so ordinary in his career, you may think of him as a young Shakespearian thespian, a comic, a high energy screwball, a passionate WW2 hobbiest, a family man, a devoted husband, a philanthropist, an entertainer, or a deeply moving Oscar-winning actor. 1,608 more words

A Kind Word

“Finally, brethren, whatever things are true, whatever things are noble, whatever things are just, whatever things are pure, whatever things are lovely, whatever things are… 1,167 more words

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Forrest Gump (1994)

Grade: C-

Released: 1994

Directed by: Robert Zemeckis

Starring: Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Sally Field

It’s no secret to anyone with access to basic cable that… 803 more words

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