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15 Classic Movies With The Power To Change Your Life

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 03.24.2014 | Fifty

Who can forget Gregory Peck as Atticus Finch, delivering one of the best orations in film history in his closing arguments to free Tom Robinson in "To...

Remembering River Phoenix On The 20th Anniversary Of His Death

The Huffington Post | Debra Lipson | Posted 10.31.2013 | Celebrity

Today (Oct. 31) we remember one of Hollywood's most promising talents, River Phoenix. The young star died from a drug-related heart failure outside th...

C.J.: New York City, January 23, 2008

Robert G. Zuckerman | Posted 11.24.2013 | Healthy Living
Robert G. Zuckerman

I'm sitting at the top of the steps of the Met Museum on this late afternoon. The sun has dipped and so has the temperature. I finish my afternoo...

ReThink Review: Mud -- Murky Waters Run Deep and Dangerous

Jonathan Kim | Posted 06.25.2013 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Mud skillfully yet almost casually manages to mix a coming of age tale, a twisty crime thriller, and a tragic love story in the slow-flowing waters of the Mississippi river, producing a masterful film with an edgy, contemporary darkness, yet with the timeless feel of adolescent adventures.

What I Talk About When I Talk About Movies with My Dog

Timothy Braun | Posted 11.06.2012 | Entertainment
Timothy Braun

When I publish my memoir, I'll place an emphasis on story, plot and dogs.

Short but Sweet: The Ten Best American Movies Under 90 Minutes

John Farr | Posted 04.04.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

While comedies are certainly well represented on this list (reminder to Hollywood: they do lend themselves to brevity), you'll also find dramas, westerns, war films, horror and suspense. A smorgasbord!

President Ordered To Stop Playing 'Stand By Me'

AP | Posted 12.06.2011 | World

MANAGUA, Nicaragua — Sony/ATV Music Publishing wants Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega to stop playing the song "Stand By Me" as part of his re...

Standing by Our Boys

Niobe Way, Ed.D. | Posted 11.20.2011 | Healthy Living
Niobe Way, Ed.D.

One reason for the popularity of Rob Reiner's coming-of-age classic "Stand by Me," as suggested by studies of boys, is that the film's depiction of friendships during adolescence is hauntingly familiar.

10 Movies That Were Better Than The Book

flavorwire.com | Jason Bailey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

One of several slight disappointments at the box office last week was The Lincoln Lawyer, an adaptation of a Michael Connelly novel with Matthew McCon...

HuffPost Review: Flipped

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Flipped wants both laughs and a lump-in-the-throat ending. Unfortunately, it earns neither.

HuffPost Review: Neil Young's Illustrated History, Plus a Conversation With Taylor Hanson, and a Q&A with Mathew Vlasic, Sony's President of Archive 1887

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

2010-06-10-neilYoung.jpg Flipping through Long May You Run: The Illustrated History -- a picture perfect documentation of Neil Young's musical story and beyond -- is the equivalent of listening to his music in an altered state.

The Seriously Disturbing Muppet Version Of "Stand By Me" (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

If you're a "Muppets" lover, you know a lot of Muppets have ravenous appetites and Big Mean Carl is no different. In order to nom nom nom on some rabb...

The Unknown, Famous Leiber and Stoller

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Robert J. Elisberg

Mike Stoller and his writing partner Jerry Leiber are a songwriting team for which the description "legendary" was coined. Even if their names are not familiar to you, you've heard their music.

The Best Food Movies by Farr

John Farr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Farr

My own top picks for food-themed movies were all released in the past twenty years, and most emanate from distant shores. So, let's take a little trip around the world.