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'But They Left Me a Spoon!': Classic Prison Escapes

Everyone enjoys a good puzzle! Discover how these crooks escaped, or failed to escape, their life of confinement with this list of classic escape flicks, including the straightforwardly named 'Escape from Alcatraz' and French masterpiece 'Papillon'.

'Movies Like Easy Rider': Anti-Authoritarian Throwbacks

The 50s ,60s, and 70s saw a slew of films decrying 'The Man' in all his pernicious manifestations. Then the 80s came and everyone got rich, started blowing coke, and just stopped caring. Go figure.

'Look Away, Look Away': Southern Gothic Classics

Featuring the works of writers like Tennessee Williams, William Faulkner, and Harper Lee. Gritty, romantic, and sometimes surreal dramas set in declining pockets of the American South. It's difficult to really get the Southern Gothic aesthetic until you start watching, so pick a flick and dive in!

Best 60s Drama Movies

From a time when poor scripts couldn't hide behind CGI gimmicks, these are our favourite classic drama movies. Apparently Peter O’Toole left his watch on during the filming of “Lawrence of Arabia.” See if you can get through the whole thing and spot the goof!

Paul Newman Classics

So much more than the 'salad dressing guy', Paul Newman was one of the greatest actors of his generation. Go ahead and enjoy his classic roles before pouring him on your nicoise!

'Slammer Throwbacks': Classic Prison Dramas

Enjoy these tales from the slammer, pre-2000; everything from the 'Shawshank Redemption', to 'Papillon'. Some were wrongfully imprisoned, some rightfully, and some only God can judge.

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