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memories of the ’70s – Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore

Many films helped define the 1970s – including Martin Scorsese’s fourth film in 1974 – Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore. Starring Ellen Burstyn as Alice, the film focuses on a woman’s pursuit of her own dreams after the death of … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Semi-Tough

The search for one’ self and the belief in football – both reigned supreme in the 1970s and were combined in the book that resulted in the film Semi-Tough. Written by Sports Illustrated writer Dan Jenkins, Semi-Tough looked at the … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Convoy

Breaker, breaker good buddy, do you seen any smokeys? The world of CB radio and long-distance truck driving managed to become instilled in pop culture in the mid-1970s, thanks to the novelty song, Convoy, sung by C.W. McCall. McCall is … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – A Star is Born

A rock musical with a country accent – this mid ’70s remake was one of the most popular films and soundtracks of the decade – A Star is Born. Directed by Frank Pierson and produced by Jon Peters and Barbara … Continue reading

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