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Baby Take A Bow: Remembering Shirley Temple Black

Iconic child star Shirley Temple died today at the age of 85. Temple was a child actress unlike any other in an industry always reinventing itself. With a career beginning at the age of 3, she became the first child performer to truly be deemed a movie star as she led and became America’s shining light during the Great Depression.

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Enter To Win 2 Tickets to Robert Redford’s Film, “All Is Lost”

We are proud to announce a giveaway in partnership with PartnersHub, in conjunction with Lionsgate and Universal Pictures for the American drama, All Is Lost. Read on to find out how you can take part in our contest and win two tickets to the film which opens nationwide, October 25.

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Ben Affleck: The Renaissance Filmmaker

Every film is its own kind of expedition, and the way you move in that journey depends entirely on the director. Directing isn’t easy but reliance of the script, it should be able to challenge the directors and allow them to break new ground and reinvent their style. As a cinephile, I feel successful directors […]

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Fashion Hits at the Oscars!

With the Oscars being known for awarding fine talent and achievements in film-making, it is also one of the biggest nights for fashion! Our writers Elizabeth and Tania team up to highlight some of their personal favorites of the best dressed from the 85th Annual Academy Awards, and who takes top honors with the best […]

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From Musicals to Michelle: Karen’s Favorite Moments from the 2013 Oscars

“The quest to make Tommy Lee Jones laugh begins now.” So said 2013 Oscars host Seth MacFarlane in his opening monologue (And what do you know? It brought out some positive emotion from Tommy Lee after all!). While the entertainer/writer/director/producer best known for his work in Family Guy and Ted received mixed reactions across the […]

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Making Sense of “The Master”

Paul Thomas Anderson is the auteur behind such cinematic works of art as Boogie Nights, Magnolia, Punch Drunk Love, and There Will Be Blood. Through writing and directing, he has grown to become a master of cinema, often taking a deep look into the human psyche of a collection of unique characters. His latest work just happens to […]

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The Hudsucker Takes on the Oscars: Predictions, Hopes and Snubs

The 85th Academy Awards are this Sunday and as Oscar watchers wait with baited breath to find out which nominees take home the golden statue, here at The Hudsucker we try our hand at predicting the winners in some of the major categories. A few of our lovely writers and resident cinephiles – Drew Bryce, Karen Datangel, Bo […]

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Top 10 Films of 2012

The months of January and February are well known in the entertainment industry as an opportunity for studios to highlight the award nominated films of the past year. With the upcoming Academy Awards and reflection on all that 2012 had to offer cinema attendees, let’s review some of the best works in film that have […]

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