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Babe . Marathon Man is a 1976 suspense/thriller film directed by John Schlesinger.
Tue May 21, 2013
Dustin Hoffman On Father's Rights
Kramer vs. Kramer was far ahead of its time. In the 1979 film, Dustin Hoffman's character, Ted, made a case for custody of his son, asking: "What law is it that says a woman is a better parent simply by virtue of her sex? What is it that makes somebody a good parent? a it has to do with consistency; it has to with patience; it has to do with ... (more)
Thu May 16, 2013
'Rain Man' put Cincinnati on Hollywood's map
Tom Cruise, left, stars as Charlie Babbitt and Dustin Hoffman, right, stars as Raymond Babbitt in "Rain Man," directed by Barry Levinson and filmed in the Cincinnati area.
Wed May 15, 2013
Old Watergate Journalist Latest Old Person To Get His Email Hacked
Carl Bernstein, best known as Dustin Hoffman in the 1970s Watergate thriller All the President's Men , is the latest political/media victim of a hacker known only as Guccifer .
Tue May 14, 2013
Mon May 13, 2013
Book Excerpt: Steven Pinker: Words Don't Mean What They Mean
In the Movie Tootsie, The character played by Dustin Hoffman is disguised as a woman and is speaking to a beautiful young actress played by Jessica Lange.
Wed May 08, 2013
Actor Michael Roberts brings his Hollywood Screams show to Salisbury Playhouse
EVER wondered what it would have been like if it had been Doris Day seducing Dustin Hoffman in The Graduate rather than Anne Bancroft? Or how about Ronald Reagan telling Ingrid Bergman that if she didn't get on that plane in Casablanca she'd regret it: "Maybe not today.
Mon May 06, 2013
We Get to Know the People Behind Our Favorite Parody Twitter Accounts.
Written by playwright and screenwriter Alena Smith. Sample tweet : "At the end of the day, I still believe in the American Dream: Work hard and one day you might get frenched by a vampire." Where did the idea of tweeting as a tween hobo come from? I once wrote a short monologue in the voice of a "tween hobo" , and I decided to start tweeting in the ... (more)
Fri May 03, 2013
The Millions (A Blog about Books)
Herblock Loved the Little Guy and Hated Nixon's Guts
About halfway through the screening of the new documentary Herblock: The Black and the White , one of the closing entries in this year's Tribeca Film Festival, it occurred to me that you haven't really made it in America until someone has made a movie about you.
Thu May 02, 2013
Technology can fabricate many materials
The 1960s-era career advice to Dustin Hoffman's character in "The Graduate" appears no less pertinent today, as mid-Hudson entrepreneurs embrace the efficiencies of 3D printing.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Review: Robert Redford looks to past in 'Company'
As much as it was a thriller, All the President's Men , the classic directed by Alan Pakula, was a love letter to the profession of journalism.