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The Swimmer: Not Waving But Drowning

On a beautiful Autumn Sunday morning in upstate Connecticut, a middle-aged virile man, Ned Merrill (Burt Lancaster) emerges from the trees. Clad only in swimming trunks, he approaches old friends gathered around their back yard pool. Greeted warmly but with some surprise, he announces cheerily that he intends to swim home via a chain of similar pools in […]

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“Twilight’s Last Gleaming”: Old Hollywood’s Final Act Of Defiance

Although critically rejected upon its release – and largely ignored by audiences of the day – a political-driven paranoid 1970s Cold War thriller still resonates despite having significantly aged……

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