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Back to School (4): 55 Years Young

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 16th 2015

Arriving in theatres 55 years ago today, Pinehurst University in High Time (1960) is in the same Hollywood Ivy League as Huxley College in Horse Feathers and Pottawatomie College in Too Many Girls:

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Achieving Grace After 25 Years; The Game Mr. Gilroy

Achieving Grace After 25 Years; The Game Mr. Gilroy

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 14th 2015

Twenty-five years ago today, a gangster film of angry grit and soiled poetry opened to generally positive reviews that praised a top-notch cast (Sean Penn, Ed Harris, Robin Wright and especially fir

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From Toronto to Blu

From Toronto to Blu

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 13th 2015

Before their launch as crisp, shiny Twilight Time Blu-rays, several films marked their World or North American premieres at the Toronto International Film Festival, the 40th annual edition of which

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From Firth to Last

From Firth to Last

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 10th 2015

Today award-winning actor/international heartthrob Colin Firth turns 55, and throughout his 30+-year career has played an outstanding range of roles since his first breakthrough in the 1983 London

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