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Charade (1963)

It’s easy to yearn for the days where they made stylish, amusing films like Charade which were equal parts charm, class, and wit all stirred together to perfection. 1,063 more words


Cactus Flower (1969)

By Richard Winters

My Rating: 3 out of 10

4-Word Review: Pretending to be married.

Julian (Walter Matthau) is a dentist who enjoys duping the women he sees into believing that he is married, so he can have the benefit of fooling around with them without the commitment (a sort of ‘friends-with-benefits’ scenario before it became in vogue). 618 more words


Blu-Ray News #149: Charley Varrick (1973).

Directed by Don Siegel
Starring Walter Matthau, Joe Don Baker, Felicia Farr, Andy Robinson, Sheree North, Norman Fell, William Schallert, John Vernon, Bob Steele

I love the good old US of A, but there’s one thing where the rest of the world has us beat — outside the US, you can find a Blu-Ray of Don Siegel’s incredible… 98 more words

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1957 Movie Review: A FACE IN THE CROWD, 1957

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Directed by Elia Kazan
Starring: Andy Griffith, Patricia Neal, Anthony Franciosa, Lee Remick, Walter Matthau… 613 more words

October 1: Happy Birthday George Peppard and Walter Matthau

George Peppard (1928-1994) was studying engineering at Purdue when he became involved in a campus theater group.  He then transferred to and graduated from Carnegie Institute of Technology in Pittsburgh, performed at the Pittsburgh Playhouse while completing his degree, and studied with Lee Strasberg at the Actors Studio in New York.  1,008 more words

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October 1 in history

331 BC Alexander the Great defeated Darius III of Persia in the Battle of Gaugamela.

959  Edgar the Peaceable became king of all England. 1,015 more words