81 Days With Oscar And Me

Every Academy Award-Winning Movie, Back to Back, Starting With the First

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Greatest Show On Earth, The

September 13th, 2009 · 1 Comment · 1952, Cecil B. DeMille, Charlton Heston, Color, Composer: Victor Young, Drama, Greatest Show On Earth, Jimmy Stewart, Original Screenplay, Paramount Studios

There are a few things you should know about The Greatest Show On Earth before you commit to spending 152 minutes of your life watching it:
1. The acting and dialogue are some of the most cringe-worthy I’ve ever seen in my life.
2. James Stewart co-stars in the movie but does so throughout the entire [...]

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You Can’t Take It With You

August 30th, 2009 · No Comments · 1938, Black and White, Charles Lane, Columbia Pictures, Comedy, Frank Capra, Jimmy Stewart, Lionel Barrymore, Original Screenplay, Robert Riskin, You Can't Take It With You

You Can’t Take It With You is a screwball comedy revolving around a house full of quirky family members and hangers-on lead by Grandpa Martin Vanderhof (Lionel Barrymore), who dispenses aphorisms like candy machines dispense candy. Stuff like this: “You can’t take it with you, Mr. Kirby. So what good is it? As near [...]

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