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Favorite Films: Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

“What happened to the old bank? It was beautiful.”“People kept robbing it.” “Small price to pay for beauty.” Adapted from a screenplay by William Goldman, director George Roy Hill’s 1969 film, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, opens with a … Continue reading

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Cool Hand Luke

After taking a day or two off, let’s start the new year off right by reviewing a critically-acclaimed film starring one of Hollywood’s most celebrated actors, Paul Newman. Directed by Stuart Rosenberg, 1967’s Cool Hand Luke is one of Newman’s … Continue reading

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Hard Times

Hard Times is a film set in 1933, in the midst of the Depression, but despite the title, this isn’t a tale about crawling back from the brink of starvation, or of serving time in jail, though main character Chaney … Continue reading

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