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What If This Is AS GOOD AS IT GETS?

Every so often, Movies In Focus rewatches 1997’s As Good as It Gets. James L. Brooks‘ hit comedy scored Best Actor and Best Actress Academy Awards for Jack Nicholson and Helen Hunt respectively. They’re both great in the film, as [...]

November 8, 2020

1977’s ROLLERCOASTER Is A Hidden Gem

Released in 1977, James Goldstone’s Rollercoaster is an excellent thriller with a wonderful world-weary performance from George Segal. Often erroneously lumped-in with the disaster movie cycle of the 1970s, the film sees Timothy Bottoms [...]

August 29, 2020

Trailer: Do We Really Need To Know WHAT MEN WANT?

Movies In Focus is a huge fan of Nancy Meyer’s 2000 romantic comedy What Women Want (you got a problem with that?). It was a top-tier pic with a game cast (Mel Gibson, Helen Hunt, Alan Alda) giving it their all. It made $182 million at the US [...]

November 24, 2018