My Top Five Favorite Danny Boyle Movies

Christian was a minor member of the ’80’s Brat Pack fraternity. Eventually, he grew to be too big for this show and moved on to the silver screen. Dunbar become friends with a tribe of Sioux Indians and eventually joins them.
Country superstar Keith Urban and Oscar winning actress Nicole Kidman were guests on an upbeat Oprah Winfrey Show, which aired on Monday,November 29, 2010. Oprah interviewed each of them separately and Keith Urban performed his new song, ‘Put You in a Song,’ to his wife Nicole Kidman.

You can say this is going to be a history lesson or it’s going to be a musical adventure through a city, songs telling different stories of this city. Some, like “Comme Facette Mammeta,” a sex song that was written in 1906 (by Salvatorre Gambardella and Guiseppe Capaldo), that’s a new arrangement. We demonstrate the song in movement. We didn’t even subtitle it.

Just try getting this Dirty Dancing song out of your head after hearing it! The Time Of My Life was composed by Franke Previte, John DeNicola, and Donald Markowitz. Franke Previte also wrote the lyrics and Bill Medley with Jennifer Warnes sang the song for the movie. Dirty Dancing of course was a major hit movie starring Patrick Swayze and the infamous line: “Nobody puts Baby in a corner!” Dirty Dancing on Blu-ray is a real steal of a deal at most any retail store you seek it from. As of this writing in 2010, don’t pay more than $7.99.

The story of Ghost The Musical began back in 1990. Nominated for an Academy Award for Best Film in 1990, Ghost The Musical became a blockbuster hit and an instant classic, winning numerous awards worldwide. The film starred Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore, Tony Goldwyn and Whoopi Goldberg and was directed by Jerry Zucker. Bruce Joel Rubin’s script won an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay and Whoopi Goldberg 12 years a slave awards years a slave awards for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for her portrayal of psychic Oda Mae Brown.

Celebs and theatre goers from the other side of the pond are going to be able to get to see the show as the producers have now announced a Broadway opening from March 2012. Theu have yet to announce the US cast.

The category Best Original Song first became a part of Oscar history at the seventh annual Academy Awards presentation. Since then little gold men have been getting handed out to musicians who composed or wrote songs specifically for a movie. Here are the winners from the 1980’s and a little background info on each tune.

Hopefully there are one or more films from Tommy Lee Jones’ catalog that you have not yet seen. If you need a good place to get started, I highly recommend the above mentioned films.

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