Articles about The French Connection

Back When You Wanted to Hail a Cab
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Video: An awesome 17-minute look at how the NYC subway was portrayed in films of the '70s and '80s; the subway SUCKED then
Source: www.slate.com
Added by on 5/3/13
'The Wolverine': James Mangold's influences
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James Mangold tweets 10 films that influenced 'The Wolverine'
Added by on 3/4/13
Great Character: Jimmy "Popeye" Doyle ("The French Connection")
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Category: Analysis
Tagged: The French Connection, Gene Hackman
Jason Cuthbert's guest post features Jimmy "Popeye" Doyle from the 1971 movie The French Connection
Added by on 1/18/13
Iconic Film Stills Photographed in Their Real-Life Locations
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Journalist Christopher Moloney decided to start printing out stills from the films and comparing them to their real-life counterparts. Other scenes can be found at his web site, FILMography (http://philmfotos.tumblr.com/)
Added by on 11/30/12
You're watching it wrong: Threats to the image in the digital age
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There is a new feature on televisions called "motion smoothing" and, similar to the pan-and-scan of old, it causing you to watch televsion all wrong. Here's why
Source: www.avclub.com
Added by on 8/13/12
Hot Pursuits: 20 Great Movie Chases
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''Fast & Furious 6'' delivers a pulse- and pedal-pounding game of vehicular cat and mouse; we'll steer you to more scenes sure to get you revved up.
Source: www.ew.com
Added by on 8/12/12
Hollywood's Best Car Chases, As Rated by a Top Stunt Driver
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Car chases are awesome. The guy who orchestrated the car-fu in "Bourne Supremacy," "Bourne Ultimatum," and "Drive" gives us a timeline of the best car from all films.
Source: www.wired.com
Added by on 7/30/12
The Essentials: The 5 Best William Friedkin Films
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William Friedkin was, for a brief period in the 1970s, the most powerful filmmaker in Hollywood, but a series of critical and commercial flops after "The Exorcist" saw his stock drop quickly. Now he's back and with "Killer Joe" finally in theaters, it seemed like a good time to go back and pick out the filmmaker's essential movies worth tracking down.
Added by on 7/30/12
Richard D. Zanuck: Six movies that changed the world
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Richard Zanuckwas the kind of producer who comes along once in a lifetime. To read through his credits is to watch a half-century of American entertainment fly by. He recently died. Here are six pictures that defined not only a career but a culture.
Source: www.latimes.com
Added by on 7/23/12
Candid Cameras
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A collection of 23 super behind-the-scenes photos from famous films, some of which we hadn't seen before
Source: urbansavior.com
Added by on 4/16/12
You're watching it wrong: Threats to the image in the digital age
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There is a new feature on televisions called "motion smoothing" and, similar to the pan-and-scan of old, it causing you to watch televsion all wrong. Here's why
Source: www.avclub.com
Added by on 8/13/12
Hollywood's Best Car Chases, As Rated by a Top Stunt Driver
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Car chases are awesome. The guy who orchestrated the car-fu in "Bourne Supremacy," "Bourne Ultimatum," and "Drive" gives us a timeline of the best car from all films.
Source: www.wired.com
Added by on 7/30/12
Candid Cameras
Interesting
A collection of 23 super behind-the-scenes photos from famous films, some of which we hadn't seen before
Source: urbansavior.com
Added by on 4/16/12
'The Wolverine': James Mangold's influences
Interesting
James Mangold tweets 10 films that influenced 'The Wolverine'
Added by on 3/4/13
Great Character: Jimmy "Popeye" Doyle ("The French Connection")
Interesting
Category: Analysis
Tagged: The French Connection, Gene Hackman
Jason Cuthbert's guest post features Jimmy "Popeye" Doyle from the 1971 movie The French Connection
Added by on 1/18/13
Iconic Film Stills Photographed in Their Real-Life Locations
Interesting
Journalist Christopher Moloney decided to start printing out stills from the films and comparing them to their real-life counterparts. Other scenes can be found at his web site, FILMography (http://philmfotos.tumblr.com/)
Added by on 11/30/12
Hot Pursuits: 20 Great Movie Chases
Interesting
''Fast & Furious 6'' delivers a pulse- and pedal-pounding game of vehicular cat and mouse; we'll steer you to more scenes sure to get you revved up.
Source: www.ew.com
Added by on 8/12/12
The Essentials: The 5 Best William Friedkin Films
Interesting
William Friedkin was, for a brief period in the 1970s, the most powerful filmmaker in Hollywood, but a series of critical and commercial flops after "The Exorcist" saw his stock drop quickly. Now he's back and with "Killer Joe" finally in theaters, it seemed like a good time to go back and pick out the filmmaker's essential movies worth tracking down.
Added by on 7/30/12
Richard D. Zanuck: Six movies that changed the world
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Richard Zanuckwas the kind of producer who comes along once in a lifetime. To read through his credits is to watch a half-century of American entertainment fly by. He recently died. Here are six pictures that defined not only a career but a culture.
Source: www.latimes.com
Added by on 7/23/12
Back When You Wanted to Hail a Cab
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Video: An awesome 17-minute look at how the NYC subway was portrayed in films of the '70s and '80s; the subway SUCKED then
Source: www.slate.com
Added by on 5/3/13