Category Archives: 1957

Sweet Smell of Success

J.J. Hunsecker (Burt Lancaster) is a powerful (Walter Winchell-type) New York Newspaper Columnist. He’s so powerful that the stroke of his pen makes or breaks someone. Politicians, entertainers – anyone he writes about will either benefit from his words or it can result in their destruction through his column, “The Eyes of Broadway.” When Hunsecker […]

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A Face In The Crowd

This is not Andy Griffith as you know him as Sheriff Andy Taylor of Mayberry or as Atlanta lawyer Ben Matlock. This is Andy Griffith in 1957 as Larry “Lonesome” Rhodes – and Rhodes is a character that you will remember. He is the embodiment of the phrase “larger than life.” Griffith takes on the […]

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