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100 Awesome Things – Part 24

This is different to anything I've posted before… It's Rita Hayworth dancing to the Bee Gees' "Stayin' Alive". You read that right. Lovely Rita dancing to "Stayin' Alive". I first saw it awhile back but Roger Ebert posted it (and … Continue reading

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The Dark Knight Weeps

I don't know what to say, but I want to say something. I was at work yesterday when I nipped quickly onto BBC News and discovered that a gunman had opened fire in a Colorado movie theater during a midnight … Continue reading

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The Phantom, Revisited

In the last few weeks I've seen a bunch of silent movies at the cinema. There was, most happily, The Son of the Sheik at the Prince Charles Cinema at Leicester Square. That was Valentino as God intended, thirty feet … Continue reading

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Oscars 2010

For the first time in six or seven years, I will not be hosting an Oscars chat this year for one very simple reason: I do not intend to watch the Oscars this year. It’s the first year I’ll miss them entirely … Continue reading

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Polanski

I am an Errol Flynn fan. Most of you know this, but it’s something I feel should be laid out in the open before I say another word. I am disgusted with the so-called good and allegedly great of Hollywood right now. … Continue reading

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At Home at The Movies Part Two: The Bible… In The Beginning.

Second movie is The Bible… In The Beginning, (number 111 picked by black_olives_11  ) *The Bible… In The Beginning, 1966. Directed by John Huston. 20th Century Fox. Starring: A ton of people. There are two reasons that I own The Bible and neither … Continue reading

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Why The Ugly Truth is just plain ugly…

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