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Old Lodge Skins Makes “Little Big Man” a Perfect Blend of Comedy and Drama

Little Big Man – 3 Stars (Good) You know that “Little Big Man” has the makings of a good film when an historian visits Jack Crabb (Dustin Hoffman), a forgotten, 100-plus-year-old centenarian in an assisted living facility, to ask about … Continue reading

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Introducing “My Big Fat Greek Wedding”: An Independent Film Production That Became an Excellent, Big Fat Paycheck

My Big Fat Greek Wedding – 4 Stars (Excellent) My Big Fat Greek Wedding is simply one of the best movies ever made about close families and their traditions. This film is on par with Fiddler on the Roof (winner … Continue reading

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“The Quiet Man” Is a Love Story Set in the Emerald Isle of Ireland

The Quiet Man – 4 Stars (Excellent) No one ever said that filmmaking was easy, only that it could be very good and sometimes enduring, as in “The Quiet Man”, starring John Wayne and Maureen O’Hara with legendary Director John … Continue reading

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“Ryan’s Daughter” Is a Love Triangle with Passion, Adultery, Rebellion and a Village Idiot

Ryan’s Daughter – 4 Stars (Excellent) “Ryan’s Daughter” is a love story that evolves into a love triangle set in the epic splendor of an isolated village on Ireland’s scenic Dingle Peninsula. Like all love triangles, it ends in a … Continue reading

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“My Fair Lady” Won 12 Nominations and 8 Oscars with Audrey Hepburn as Eliza

My Fair Lady – 4 Stars (Excellent) The 1964 musical “My Fair Lady” is one of the best movies ever made, earning 12 Oscar nominations and winning 8 Oscars, including Best Picture, Best Director (George Cukor) and Best Actor (Rex … Continue reading

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