Play It Again: Gone With The Wind

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“Play It Again” is a series devoted to the review of great American films before 1980. Photograph \ classicmoviechat.com Gone With The Wind, 1939 – Directed by Victor Fleming, Produced by David O. Selznick I have developed a habit of asking friends and family about their favorite old movies, and I have been surprised many times by their […]

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Play It Again: The Godfather

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“Play It Again” is a series devoted to the review of great American films before 1980. Photograph \ Laguestlist.com The Godfather, 1972 – Directed by Francis Ford Coppola The Godfather was instantly recognized by both audiences and critics as a magnificent film, nominated for nine Oscars and won Best Picture, Best Actor and Best Writing of a […]

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Play It Again: Caddyshack

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“Play It Again” is a series devoted to the review of great American films before 1980. Photograph / blurayauthority.com Caddyshack, 1980 – Directed by Harold Ramis, featuring Chevy Chase, Rooney Dangerfield, Ted Knight, and Bill Murray. Okay… okay, I know, Caddyshack is not really a great American film, but please hear me out. We all love […]

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Play It Again: Psycho

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Photograph / theguardian.com “Play It Again” is a series devoted to the review of the greatest American films up before 1980. Psycho, 1960 – Directed by Alfred Hitchcock Psycho is the mother of all scary movies. Director Alfred Hitchcock was a master of his craft and was able to engage our imaginations with just the right […]

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Play It Again: An Affair to Remember

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“Play It Again” is a series devoted to the review of the greatest American films before 1980. An Affair to Remember, 1957 – Directed by Leo McCarey Photograph / greatamericanthings.net An Affair to Remember is widely considered one of the finest romantic films ever created. The actors give brilliant performances and the directing is skillful, but […]

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Play It Again: Jaws

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“Play It Again” is a series devoted to the review of the greatest American films before 1980. Jaws, 1975 – Directed by Steven Spielberg Photograph / buzzfocus.com Jaws is one of the most recognized film titles in American film history, ranked as one of the top suspense thrillers of all time. What makes this film so great […]

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Play It Again: Casablanca

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“Play It Again” is a series devoted to the review of the greatest American films before 1980. Casablanca, 1942 – Directed by Michael Curtiz Photograph / readwatchwrite.com Casablanca is a true American film classic with a romantic story line, fantastic cinematography and epic performances. Casablanca has a well-deserved place in our culture, having provided so many iconic […]

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