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Ep. 29: Marlon Brando's coming of age in Libertyville

The Academy Awards are this weekend, so it seemed fitting to talk about some local history that connects Libertyville to Hollywood. Did you know Marlon Brando spent a large chunk of his teen years as a rebellious troublemaker at LHS? 72 woorden meer

The Past Is Present

#OscarsSoWoke: This year's Academy Awards are bound to be political, and that's not a bad thing

In 1973, Marlon Brando – along with the media and the rest of the move-watching world – was confident that he would win the Oscar for Best Actor for Francis Ford Coppola’s The Godfather. 1.434 woorden meer

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Quote of the Day

“Droll thing life is – that mysterious arrangement of merciless logic for a futile purpose. The most you can hope from it is some knowledge of yourself – that comes too late – a crop of unextinguishable regrets. 468 woorden meer

Lines and Sketches #4

Tried to draw Marlon Brando today.
I didn’t get the chance to draw during the weekends. Family time and all that jazz, ya know. Anyway, I’m pretty proud of this drawing. 45 woorden meer

Personal

A kid named Bud: Marlon Brando in Libertyville, 1938-1941

Beginning with his breakthrough role in A Streetcar Named Desire to his somewhat…questionable performance in the 1996 adaptation of The Island of Dr. Moreau, Marlon Brando was one of the best-known actors of his day. 1.156 woorden meer

The Past Is Present

The Godfather

The Godfather is a 1972 American crime film directed by Francis Ford Coppola and produced by Albert S. Ruddy, based on Mario Puzo’s best-selling novel of the same name. 48 woorden meer

Al Pacino

Mutiny On the Bounty (1962). Film review - 4/5 stars.

Film review by Jason Day of Mutiny On the Bounty, starring Marlon Brando as Fletcher Christian and Trevor Howard as Captain Bligh.

Historical/Period/Epic 646 woorden meer

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