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Los Angeles Times
Stars to accept tributes at TCM Classic Film Festival panels and screeningsin the media satire written by Paddy Chayefsky and directed by Sidney Lumet. "N
Stars to accept tributes at TCM Classic Film Festival panels and screenings
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
in the media satire written by Paddy Chayefsky and directed by Sidney Lumet. "Network" also won Oscars for best actor Peter Finch, best supporting actress Beatrice Straight and best original screenplay for Chayefsky. ------------ TCM Classic... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
'Mad as hell' middle class independents shape presidential race on their termsmad as hell, and I’m not going to take it any more!” What those who quote that
'Mad as hell' middle class independents shape presidential race on their terms
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 days ago
mad as hell, and I’m not going to take it any more!” What those who quote that line often forget is what Beale (played by Peter Finch), says beforehand. “Everybody’s out of work or scared of losing their job. The dollar buys a nickel’s worth;... Read more
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Daily Mail
The Taxi Driver team... 40 years ontroubled taxi driver Travis Bickle He was nominated for an Oscar at the age of
The Taxi Driver team... 40 years on
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
troubled taxi driver Travis Bickle He was nominated for an Oscar at the age of 33, although he lost out to the London-born Peter Finch for Network Jodie Foster played a teenage prostitute in the film when she was just 13 It is a film that has... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
How to procrastinate productivelywrites. 2. Beware of anger Cornell University Professor Samuel Bacharach reme
How to procrastinate productively
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
writes. 2. Beware of anger Cornell University Professor Samuel Bacharach remembers the appeal of the movie Network, when Peter Finch as broadcaster Howard Beale urges viewers to stick their heads out the window and scream: “I’m as mad as hell and... Read more
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Variety
William Holden: The Golden Boy of Vintage HollywoodBing Crosby and Grace Kelly in “The Country Girl,” Alec Guinness in “Bridge on
William Holden: The Golden Boy of Vintage Hollywood
Variety / Posted 17 days ago
Bing Crosby and Grace Kelly in “The Country Girl,” Alec Guinness in “Bridge on the River Kwai,” and Faye Dunaway and Peter Finch in “Network.” Significantly, many of these actors won Oscars for their work. They gave great, showy performances,... Read more
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Philly.com
Bernie offers little beyond making us 'mad as hell'Let me stress that my comparison ends there. Sanders isn’t really like the suic
Bernie offers little beyond making us 'mad as hell'
Philly.com / Posted 26 days ago
Let me stress that my comparison ends there. Sanders isn’t really like the suicidal character so magnificently played by Peter Finch. But the “Feel the Bern” movement is similarly based on people getting angry with the status quo. “The subtext... Read more

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