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Eddie Feels like 30 Again and Tries It Spence's Way

Eddie Feels like 30 Again and Tries It Spence's Way

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 4th 2017

Born 109 years ago today, Edward Dmytryk (1908-1999) had risen through the ranks of skilled studio directors via some attention-grabbing B-pictures like Hitler’s Children; superior films noir Murder

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Loach's Loving Labors

Loach's Loving Labors

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 5th 2016

Celebrating the honest effort and ongoing productivity of the average working man and woman, today’s Labor Day holiday is largely meant to honor all whose day-to-day efforts in the marketplace benef

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Citizen Loach

Citizen Loach

Posted by Mike Finnegan on May 13th 2016

Tonight at the 69th Cannes Film Festival, revered British director Ken Loach unveils his 19th film to screen at the annual event. Continuing his probative and provocative cinematic legacy of portray

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Winner About Losers

Winner About Losers

Posted by Mike Finnegan on May 12th 2016

As the 24th Cannes Film Festival kicked off this day in 1971, the controversial Rolling Stones documentary Gimme Shelter got the proceedings off to a rocking start. Films in competition over the ne

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