Solo: A Star Wars Story

For as long as I’ve been hearing about the second Star Wars anthology film, Solo, I’ve been pretty doubtful about the whole thing.  And then when I began to hear about all the behind-the-scenes shenanigans, with the film’s directors being fired and replaced partway through, and leading man Alden Ehrenreich apparently needing an acting coach because the producers weren’t happy about how things were coming out…well, at that point I couldn’t help to wonder how this movie could possibly be any good.

Solo

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47 Great Movie Moments #47 – O Brother, Where Art Thou?

And we conclude this series of 47 moments in film that I love. (Why 47?)  I am almost not 47 anymore, so it’s time to finish these!  Here is #47!

O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)

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47 Great Movie Moments #44 – Gettysburg

And we continue with this series of 47 moments in film that I love. (Why 47?)  I am almost not 47 anymore, so I should really get these done.  This is number #44, and for this one we stick with a movie that’s set in the same era as last time.

Gettysburg (1993)

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47 Great Movie Moments #43 – The General (part 2)

And we continue with this series of 47 moments in film that I love. (Why 47?)  I am almost not 47 anymore, so I should really get these done.  This is number #43, and for this one, we’re sticking with the same film as last time–albeit at a point earlier in the movie!

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47 Great Movie Moments #40 – Children of Men

And we continue with this series of 47 moments in film that I love. (Why 47?)  I am almost not 47 anymore, so I should really get these done.  For #40, we are going to move quite far away from the comedy / musical tones that we have been hanging out in for a while.

Children of Men (2006)

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47 Great Movie Moments #39 – Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

And we continue with this series of 47 moments in film that I love. (Why 47?)  I am almost not 47 anymore, so I should really get these done.  For #39, we move continue with musicals, and one of the stranger films I’ve ever seen.

Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

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