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Old School for the New School: Auntie Mame (1958)

A film review by Kyle Patterson Auntie Mame (1958) Notable cast members:  Rosalind Russell Oscars: nominated, Best Picture nominated, Best Actress (Russell) “I, Edwin Dennis, being of sound mind and body, do hereby bequeath to my only son, Patrick Dennis, all my worldly possessions.  In the event of my demise, I direct my faithful servant, [...]

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Posted by : Craig Kessler on February 17, 2011

Old School for the New School: The Odd Couple (1968)

A film review by Kyle Patterson The Odd Couple (1968) Notable cast members:  Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau Oscars: nominated, Best Writing (Neil Simon) Oil and water. Socks and sandals. Canada and confrontation. When brought together in unison, the pairings above become anything but a co-existing pair.  Oil and water – couldn’t; Socks and sandals – [...]

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Posted by : Craig Kessler on February 2, 2011

Old School for New School: My Fair Lady (1964)

A film review by Kyle Patterson My Fair Lady (1964) Notable cast members:  Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison, Stanley Holloway Oscars: Best Picture, Best Actor (Harrison), Best Director (George Cukor), Best Music Join me as we make the transition from a pair of films that did not make a ton of noise during awards season (Home [...]

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Posted by : Craig Kessler on January 19, 2011