Tag: Robert Redford

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Books, Film

A Picture’s Worth a Thousand Words: Christine Sneed

Author Christine Sneed talks about a few of her favorite movies....

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “All the President’s Men: Two Disc Special Edition”

To commemorate the 40th Anniversary of the Watergate break-in and the ensuing political scandal that lead to the disgrace and resignation...

Film, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Movies That Are Insane Adaptations of Famous Books (to Prepare You for the New “Great Gatsby”)

I haven’t seen The Great Gatsby yet, but I can tell already that it just doesn’t add up. The production seems to have missed...

Farkakte Film Flashback, Film

Farkakte Film Flashback: Newspapers Go to the Movies

Pete Chianca pays tribute to films about cleaning up elephant poop. Wait, what?...

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Film, No Concessions

No Concessions: Women on the Verge

Robin Wright may be The Conspirator in Robert Redford's Lincoln assassination film, as Michelle Williams goes west in Meek's...

Box Office Flashback, Film

Box Office Flashback: January 28, 1982

Communists! Nazis! Old people! They all star in this week's Box Office Flashback to January 28, 1982....

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Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: “The Sting” Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Long before I knew who Paul Newman and Robert Redford were, before I understood what a long con was or even what a hooker did, I knew of...

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DVD Reviews, Film

DVD Review: Robert Redford in “Downhill Racer”

After a more than a decade in Hollywood 33-year-old Robert Redford broke through as a major star in 1969’s smash hit Butch Cassidy and...

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Current Events, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: Jesus $aves

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops recently offered its one cent to married couples struggling through the current recession....

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Film, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: Sydney Pollack (1934-2008)

“If I had to label myself in some way, I would describe myself as a kind of traditionalist, I suppose, in terms of cinema. Clearly,...