Daniel Day Lewis in There Will Be Blood

Film of the Day

Charlie Sheen in Platoon

Platoon

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     19 May   Ho Chi Minh born, 1890 On this day in 1890, Nguyen Sinh Con, later known as Ho

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Chen Suqin and Zhang Changhua at the Guangzhou Railway Station, Last Train Home

Last Train Home

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     8 November     Chinese engineers divert the Yangtze river, 1997 On this day in 1997, Chinese engineers diverted the

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Chris Pine and Zoe Saldana in Star Trek

Star Trek

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     28 December     Birth of Nichelle Nichols, 1932 On this day in 1932, Grace Dell (aka Nichelle) Nichols was

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Sharon Stone and Demi Moore in Bobby

Bobby

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     20 November     Robert Kennedy born, 1925 On this day in 1925, Robert Kennedy was born. The seventh child

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Donald Pleasence and Gary Bond in Wake in Fright

Wake in Fright

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     19 April   Captain James Cook spots Australia, 1770 On this day in 1770, the British captain James Cook’s ship

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Everlyn Sampi in Rabbit-Proof Fence

Rabbit-Proof Fence

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     14 July   Nazi eugenics law passed, 1933 On this day in 1933, in Germany, the Law for the Prevention

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Billy Crudup as Steve Prefontaine in Without Limits

Without Limits

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     3 November     Adolf Dassler born, 1900 On this day in 1900, Adolf Dassler, known to his friends as

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City of God, Douglas Silva

City of God

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     1 March     Rio De Janeiro founded, 1565 On this day in 1565, the Brazilian city of Rio de

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