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memories of the ’80s – She’s Having A Baby

The late 1980s brought this romantic comedy to the big screen: She’s Having A Baby. Written and directed by John Hughes, the story focuses on the beginning of the marriage between Jake and Kristy, played by Kevin Bacon and Elizabeth … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Coming Home

In the late 1970s, a tenderĀ  and emotional film about relationships and the effects of war came to the big screen in Coming Home. Based on an original screenplay by Nancy Dowd, the film was directed by Hal Ashby and … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – The Falcon and the Snowman

The mid ’80s brought to the big screen a thriller based on a true story: The Falcon and The Snowman. Directed by John Schlesinger, the film starred Timothy Hutton and Sean Penn, who star as two Americans who try to … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – The Passenger

In the mid 1970s, Jack Nicholson starred in this mystery about a television journalist who gets caught up in a drama while overseas in The Passenger. Directed by Michael Antonini, Nicholson plays David Locke, a TV journalist working on a … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head by B.J. Thomas

To kick off the 1970s, the first number one song of the year (and decade) was a song from a film: Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head by B.J. Thomas. Written and produced by Burt Bacharach and Hal David, the … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – The Living Daylights

In the late 1980s, the James Bond film franchise decided to reboot with a new star in the movie The Living Daylights. Timothy Dalton was chosen to play the British spy, and this 15th action film of the series was … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – The Spy Who Loved Me

In 1977, James Bond came back to the screen with Roger Moore in the memorable The Spy Who Loved Me. This was Moore’s third time as the British spy, and although based on the Ian Fleming book of the same … Continue reading

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