Movie stars aren’t born famous, they’re made. All these actors are a big deal now but it wasn’t always that way. Here’s a bunch of familiar faces in their very first on-screen appearances.
As we prepare for another Academy Awards ceremony (and one in which a black-and-white silent movie might win Best Picture for the first time in decades), take a look back at some Oscar winners of yesteryear. We would like to thank the Academy‚ and Netflix for the instant streaming.
Francis Ford Coppola went into the jungle, lost his mind and came back with this (extended) masterpiece.
After a disastrous debut on the pro circuit, a young golfer finds himself unexpectedly stranded in Utopia, Texas and welcomed by an eccentric rancher.
Gene Hackman ends up hearing too much for his own good in Francis Ford Coppola’s top-notch portrait of paranoia.
Huge week for new movies, including the hilarious Dinner for Schmucks plus more.
Anything with Bill Murray in it will probably be incredible. Anything with Robert Duvall in it will probably be amazing. We may not have a word for what a movie with both Robert Duvall and Bill Murray in it would be. Check out Get Low.
Felix Bush (Robert Duvall) has lived in the backwoods of his town for years, developing a bad reputation as rumors spurred. He then requests a living funeral where everyone can come to tell their favorite stories of him.