#ThrowbackThursday – The Big Lebowski

Original US release date: March 6, 1998 Production budget: $15,000,000 Worldwide gross: $17,451,873 Okay, I'll admit it: this is my first time seeing this movie.  Honestly, it just never appealed to me.  I was under the impression that the film was a litany of drug humor, which is something that has never struck a chord... Continue Reading →

#ThrowbackThursday – Almost Famous

Original US release date: September 15, 2000 Production budget: $60,000,000 Worldwide gross: $47,383,689 Directed by Cameron Crowe and released to much critical praise (including winning the Golden Globe for Best Picture - Comedy or Musical), Almost Famous is another example in a very long, sad line of examples in which a great movie of the precise... Continue Reading →

#ThrowbackThursday – Moneyball

Original US release date: September 23, 2011 Production budget: $50,000,000 Worldwide gross: $110,206,216 Moneyball was the second directorial outing for Bennett Miller (Capote) and was a bit of an awards season darling at the end of 2011/beginning of 2012.  The film was nominated for six Academy Awards and four Golden Globes - including Best Picture... Continue Reading →

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