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Frontier Psychiatrist: Woody Allen’s Annie Hall (1977) – the Friday Classic review

Frontier Psychiatrist: Woody Allen’s Annie Hall (1977) – the Friday Classic review

Lah di dah. Woody’s classic “film about nothing” taught Jerry Seinfeld everything he knows, and smuggled jokes about..

September 21, 2012 with 0 Comments
Fighting Fuel: Bruce Lee in Enter The Dragon (1973) – the Friday Classic review

Fighting Fuel: Bruce Lee in Enter The Dragon (1973) – the Friday Classic review

Hollywood does its damnedest to neuter Bruce Lee’s danger, but every decision-by-committee only enhances his majesty. Enter The Dragon..

September 14, 2012 with 0 Comments
Right Of Passage: Rob Reiner’s Stand By Me (1986) – the Friday Classic review

Right Of Passage: Rob Reiner’s Stand By Me (1986) – the Friday Classic review

The benchmark of all rites of passage movies – funny, wistful and life-affirming. Watching it should be a rite of passage in itself...

September 7, 2012 with 0 Comments
Hither & Zither: Carol Reed’s The Third Man (1949) – the Friday Classic review

Hither & Zither: Carol Reed’s The Third Man (1949) – the Friday Classic review

As English as Schnitzel, but with Graham Greene, Carol Reed and Trevor Howard, it’s a fascinating allegory of Brits abroad in a rapidly..

August 31, 2012 with 0 Comments
Picture It With Sound: Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen’s Singin’ In The Rain (1952) – the Friday Classic review

Picture It With Sound: Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen’s Singin’ In The Rain (1952) – the Friday Classic review

Movies: cynical money-making schemes or joyous artistic creations? Make them a musical, and there’s no reason they can’t be both. Happy..

August 24, 2012 with 0 Comments
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