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Our Take On: "Public Enemies"

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How did Johnny Depp do in portaying John Dillinger? This and the burning question about waitress licenses are addressed in this discussion.

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Coming Soon!! The Summer Read Kickoff - This Saturday!!

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The whole library is celebrating Summer -- and the start of  Summer Read -- with a great kickoff party for everyone!

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Our Take On: "The Blues Brothers"

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This month we took another look at films "Shot in Chicagoland" by seeing "The Blues Brothers".

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Our Take On: "August Rush"

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Just Between Frams (JBF) had lots to say about this "twist " on Dickens' Oliver Twist!

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Our Take On: "Groundhog Day"

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How many times could you wake up to "I Got You Babe"? Only one of the many fun things we discussed!

"Charting the Unknown Possibilities of Existence" - Leonard Nimoy Has Passed Away

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Leonard Nimoy has died, and Just Between Frames wishes to pay tribute to him, in particular, with a link to a whole host of fellow actors thoughts and memories of Nimoy and his famous alter-ego, Mr. Spock.

Our Take On: "Cadillac Man"

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Our first theme of 2015 is: Rediscovering Robin Williams where we're seeing three films that highlight the range he had as an actor.

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Last Chance to Be An Oscar Contest Winner!!!

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Our 10th Annual Pick the Oscar Winners Contest closes at 5:00 p.m. today -- in anticipation of the Oscar telecast tomorrow. This post includes links to the other major awards that have alread been presented -- generally a good way to beef up your guesses for our contest!

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"August Rush" Has Been Rescheduled!

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 One more visit with Robin Williams!

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Hollywood Awards Season: Next Up - Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards - This Sunday!

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Further help for filling out your Lisle Library 10th Anniversay Oscar Contest form is coming up this Sunday - the Screen Actors Guild Awards!

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Hollywood Award Season Update: for the Golden Globes

written by Patricia

The Golden Globes often provide the first clues to who will be Oscar winners this year. This can be especially helpful to everyone participating in our 10th Annual "Pick the Oscar Winners" contest! Ballots for the contest are availabe now -- at the Connection desk! In addition to our usual great prizes, there will be a special item that celebrates both the 10th anniversary of the contest, and the 50th anniversary of Lisle Library. Read on to see whowon the 2015 Golden Globes...

Our Take On: "Beat the Devil"

written by Patricia

We brought 2014 to a close with one of Bogey's last films.

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It's Beginning to Look Alot Like Oscar Season...

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All the Hollywood film associations are lining up to tell us which films they think are the best ones of the year. First up, are the Screen Actors' Guild Awards (SAG) and the Golden Globes.

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Our Take: On "The Night of the Iguana" - JBF Discussion Summary

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Our second John Huston film The Night of the Iguana was based on the Tennessee Williams' play, in which Huston highlights demanding performances by Richard Burton, Ava Gardner, and Deborah Kerr.

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Our Take: On "The List of Adrian Messenger" - JBF Discussion Summary

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When is a mystery/thriller film by Joh Huston not The Maltese Falcon?

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