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Local Event- The Strand Arts Centre's Criminal Classics Season

THE Strand Arts Centre will be continuing their Criminal Classics season throughout the month of September by screening two of the most influential films within the gangster genre- 179 woorden meer

Cinema

Faithful to the text - The Godfather

By Imtiyala Jamir

Forty three years ago, The Godfather was released to movie audiences. Both Mario Puzo’s novel about the life of the Corleone family and the subsequent films directed by Francis Ford Coppola have been subject to much discussion. 1.735 woorden meer

English

Hollywood Turned Out for Historic 'I Have a Dream' Speech

When singers and actors including Bob Dylan, Mahalia Jackson, Lena Horne, Sidney Poitier and Burt Lancaster assembled in Washington, D.C., on August 28, 1963, they undoubtedly knew they were part of an historic event, but they might not have realized how far-reaching Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech would become. 536 woorden meer

Columns

Film Friday: Favourite 1970’s Film

Another Friday, another film, here we go! Now the seventies is the hardest decade yet. On the back end of the Vietnam war America produced some amazing WW2 films, and Western films. 722 woorden meer

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Who Stole My Country 20 - Society Of Cynics

The status quo was holy grail in the early Fifties.  Everything was perfect.  We even had a song about it, to the tune of God Bless America. 699 woorden meer

Flavorwire Staffers On Their First Movie Star Crushes

Movie star crushes: we’ve all had them, though some are certainly more embarrassing than others.  And as comically far-fetched and silly as they may be, there’s something winsome and almost pure about the very first time you crush on a movie star, perhaps before you’re even fully aware that they live in protective bubbles and literally walk through this world on pillows filled with angels’ tears. 1.296 woorden meer

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