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Bring On the Brazen and the Brutal

Bring On the Brazen and the Brutal

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Nov 15th 2018

The year 1967 at the movies seemed to kick into a higher gear in terms of adult content with bolder depictions of violence and sexualized behavior. Urban criminal activity was forcefully addressed wit

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A Tony 50-Year-Old

A Tony 50-Year-Old

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Nov 10th 2017

“In the most effortless performance of his movie career, Frank Sinatra played a character who seemed closer to his real self than any he had ever portrayed.” Biographer James Kaplan makes that asse

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Two Tony Thriller Cruises

Two Tony Thriller Cruises

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jul 5th 2016

Among the last handful of the 50+ movies in his four-decade acting career, Frank Sinatra, preeminent saloon singer and national treasure, found a home playing hardened, sometimes tortured, always cy

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