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Oscar® Calendar

JANUARY Mon., Jan. 4Early registration opens for Niles District cardholders who bring their completed 10-punch film card.  &WATCH TO WIN contest begins Mon., Jan.11Registration opens for all Niles District cardholders Mon., Jan. 25Registration opens for all NON-Niles District cardholders Tues., Jan. 26, 2pmRebecca, Not Rated, 130 min FEBRUARY Mon., Feb. 8PICK THE WINNERS contest begins […]

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The Lost Weekend

Next time you over-do the wine during a dinner party, you might want to watch this one to remind you of how alcohol destroys people. This film is one of the few that really captures what it is like to be an alcoholic. Unlike others, such as The Days of Wine and Roses and When […]

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The Big Clock

I saw this film for the first time after I watched the 1987 Kevin Costner film No Way Out, which is based on this 1948 Ray Milland movie. Both are good cat-and-mouse thrillers, different enough to be unique movies, but similar in all of the major plot points. The main difference between the two films […]

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Dial M for Murder

For a movie that takes place all in one small apartment (and mostly in one room of that apartment), this film sure has enough suspense and entertainment to fill anyone’s appetite for a good thriller. Director Alfred Hitchcock used this “one room” confining effect also in his 1948 thriller Rope, loosely based on the Leopold/Loeb […]

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