Disney+ Quarantine Choices for June 2020

Tinker Bell and the Pirate Fairy, Schoolhouse Rock, and Avengers: Infinity War are just a few of the fun choices for you and the kiddos to watch this June. Check out the full list of what’s coming to Disney+ and don’t forget to do your part and #flattenthecurve.

June 5
Alaska’s Grizzly Gauntlet (S1)
America’s Greatest Animals
Chasing the Equinox
Howie Mandel’s Animals Doing Things (S1-2)
Secrets of Wild India (S1)
The Greeks (S1)
Weird …

Lena Dunham Chooses AFI Movie of the Day

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Lena Dunham announced the latest AFI Movie Club selection: SLEEPLESS IN SEATTLE. The film stars Meg Ryan and AFI Life Achievement Award honoree Tom Hanks and is included on AFI’s lists of cinema’s greatest love stories and greatest romantic comedies!

DID YOU KNOW? One of Nora Ephron’s stated goals was to give every single character a “moment.” One of her favorite examples in SLEEPLESS IN SEATTLE is when the mailman has a silly …

Vince Gilligan Announces New AFI Movie Club Selection

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Vince Gilligan announced a brand new AFI Movie Club selection on Friday: STAGECOACH. The film is ranked #63 on AFI’s original list of the greatest American films of all time! John Wayne was named one of the greatest screen legends by AFI, and director John Ford was the recipient of the inaugural AFI Life Achievement Award in 1973.

 

DID YOU KNOW? John Ford earned an Academy Award® nomination for Best Director for …

Five Fast Facts About Brian Levin 

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Brian Levin is an incredibly talented man who has worked on many projects, including Flock of Dudes and Boys in Blue. He has acted, directed, produced and written several projects, making him the jack (or Brian) of all trades. His talent is undeniable and his work ethic is second to none. 

Now he is getting ready to release his newest project Union Bridge on May 19th. It is an indie movie with a …

Jessica Biel Announces Today’s AFI Movie

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Jessica Biel announced today’s AFI Movie Club selection: EASY RIDER. The film was selected for both AFI’s original and 10th Anniversary lists of the greatest American films of all time, and “Born to Be Wild” was recognized by AFI as one of the greatest songs ever featured in a film. EASY RIDER’s journey to the big screen included AFI Life Achievement Award recipient Jack Nicholson.

TRIVIA:  Although the screenplay was written by the …

Naomi Watts Chooses Terms of Endearment for AFI Movie Choice

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Naomi Watts announced today’s AFI Movie Club selection: TERMS OF ENDEARMENT. AFI Life Achievement Award recipients Shirley MacLaine (2012) and Jack Nicholson (1994) came together to help bring you to tears in TERMS OF ENDEARMENT. The film’s director, James L. Brooks, is the Artistic Director of the AFI Conservatory.

Trivia: Shirley MacLaine and Debra Winger were both nominated for the Best Actress Oscar® for their work in TERMS OF ENDEARMENT. MacLaine took home …

Neil Patrick Harris Announces AFI Movie Pick for 5/4/2020

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Neil Patrick Harris announced the latest AFI Movie Club selection: STAR WARS: EPISODE IV – A NEW HOPE. The film has been a consistent fixture on AFI’s various lists of America’s greatest movies – first appearing at #15 on the original AFI’s 100 Years…100 Movies list. The film also boasts contributions by no fewer than three AFI Life Achievement Award recipients – writer/director George Lucas, star Harrison Ford and composer John Williams!

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Hugh Grant Shares New AFI Movie Club Selection

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Hugh Grant just announced today’s AFI Movie Club selection: ROMAN HOLIDAY. The film is ranked #4 on AFI’s 100 Years…100 Passions list of the greatest love stories of all time, and Audrey Hepburn is #3 on AFI’s 100 Years…100 Stars list of the greatest American screen legends. Gregory Peck and director William Wyler were recipients of the AFI Life Achievement Award in 1989 and 1976, respectively.

 

DID YOU KNOW? ROMAN HOLIDAY was …

Hanelle Culpepper Chooses New AFI Movie Pick

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Hanelle Culpepper announced her AFI Movie Club selection: THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION. The film is ranked #72 on AFI’s 100 Years…100 Movies – 10th Anniversary edition list of the greatest American films, and star Morgan Freeman was the 39th recipient of the AFI Life Achievement Award!

 

Trivia: Stephen King has said he never cashed the check he received for selling the rights to the film. King later framed the check and mailed it …

Sofia Coppola’s AFI Pick

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Sofia Coppola just shared her AFI Movie Club selection: THE LAST PICTURE SHOW. The film stars Timothy Bottoms, Jeff Bridges and Cybill Shepherd and is ranked as one of the greatest American films of all time on AFI’s 100 Years…100 Movies – 10th anniversary edition.

 

TRIVIA: Cloris Leachman won the Best Supporting Actress Oscar® and Ben Johnson won for Best Supporting Actor for their performances in THE LAST PICTURE SHOW!

Jeff Goldblum Announces AFI Movie Pick

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Jeff Goldblum announced  his AFI Movie Club selection: M*A*S*H. The film is ranked #54 on AFI’S 100 Years…100 Movies – 10th Anniversary Edition list of the greatest American films and #7 on AFI’s 100 Years…100 Laughs list. And AFI named the M*A*S*H theme song one of the best movie songs in American film!

Trivia: Ring Lardner, Jr. won an Academy Award® for Best Screenplay for M*A*S*H. The film also received Oscar®

Stay-at-Home with Amazon Prime’s May 2020 Releases

Check out Amazon Prime’s new releases coming in May 2020. Oddly enough they seem to have a lot of dark options like Who Saw Her Die?, Night Train Murders, Seven Deaths In The Cat’s Eye, The Blood Spattered Bride, and Assassination Tango. But if you want something lighter luckily there is I Love Lucy!

May 1

10 Fingers of Steel (1973)
A Cadaver Christmas (2011)
Assassination Tango (2003)
Best of Shaolin Kung Fu (1977)
Who …