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Arthur (1981) was a Film directed by Steve Gordon and produced by Robert Greenhut and Charles H. Joffe.

Academy Awards 1981 --- Ceremony Number 55 (source: AMPAS)

Best ActorDudley MooreNominated
Best Supporting ActorJohn GielgudWon
Best Music - SongMusic and Lyric by Burt Bacharach, Carole Bayer Sager, Christopher Cross and Peter AllenWon
Best WritingSteve GordonNominated

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Gelateria (2019, Christian Serritiello and Arthur Patching)

on Mar 31, 2020 From The Stop Button

Once it?s clear directors Patching and Serritiello are going to be able to keep Gelateria going, the question becomes how can they possibly end it. The film opens with a lone figure on a rocky beach, yelling into the sea. The water has sound, the yells don?t have sound. Given how the film ends? it?s... Read full article

Night Moves (1975): Arthur Penn’s Neo Noir

By 4 Star Film Fan on Feb 20, 2020 From 4 Star Films

“I saw a Rohmer film once; it was kinda like watching paint dry.” – Gene Hackman as Harry Moseby Gene Hackman is still with us but unlike others who are predisposed to continue working, he was content in setting a hard and fast end to his acting career. All that can be said is he i... Read full article

City for Conquest (1940): Starring James Cagney, Ann Sheridan, and Arthur Kennedy

By 4 Star Film Fan on Aug 29, 2019 From 4 Star Films

Upon being immersed in City for Conquest, it feels like a cast of millions because so many familiar faces make an appearance for any given amount of time. Surely, the most important coupling is James Cagney and Ann Sheridan who are paired much in the same way as Angel With Dirty Faces (1938), playin... Read full article


on Feb 17, 2019 From Caftan Woman

Virginie of The Wonderful World of Cinema is hosting this blogathon tribute to Arthur Kennedy on the occasion of the 105th anniversary of his birth. Click HERE for the tributes to the fine actor. Arthur Kennedy 1914-1990 John Arthur Kennedy made his Broadway debut in the short-lived Marc Co... Read full article

Book Review--Space Odyssey: Stanley Kubrick, Arthur C. Clarke, and the Making of a Masterpiece

By KC on Apr 20, 2018 From Classic Movies

Space Odyssey: Stanley Kubrick, Arthur C. Clarke, and the Making of a Masterpiece Michael Benson Simon & Schuster, 2018 Upon its release, 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) became a sensation as a sort of Disneyland ride for grown ups. With its innovative, and trippy special effects, it was the perfe... Read full article

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