Tag Archives: The Graduate

Classic Movie Legend Tribute: Anne Bancroft

Happy Birthday to Classic Move Legend, Anne Bancroft, Born September 17, 1931! There are some quotes in film history that can’t help but conjure up an iconic image. “Toto, I think we’re not in Kansas anymore,” brings to mind the … Continue reading

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Hollywood’s Greatest: Then and Now – Dustin Hoffman Part 2

One of the greatest actors on the stage, in film, and on television, Dustin Hoffman wasn’t someone who had plans to be an actor. But thankfully, plans tend to change, and all of us have been rewarded over the past … Continue reading

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Hollywood’s Greatest: Then and Now – Dustin Hoffman

Dustin Hoffman Prominent Roles The Graduate (1967) as Benjamin Braddock (First Academy Nomination for Best Actor) Midnight Cowboy (1969) as Enrico “Ratso” Rizzo (Second Academy Nomination for Best Actor) Lenny (1974) as Lenny Bruce (Third Academy Nomination for Best Actor) … Continue reading

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Classic Movie Countdown: Best Picture #’s 12 and 11 — In the Heat of the Night (1967) and My Fair Lady (1964)

12. In the Heat of the Night (1967) Other Nominated Films: Bonnie and Clyde, Doctor Dolittle, The Graduate, Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner Prior to compiling this countdown list, I’d never seen a Sidney Poitier movie. I knew who he was, and I knew about the profound effect he had … Continue reading

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