Monthly Archives: August 2020

AFI Movie Club: THE GODFATHER

THE GODFATHER is secure in the pantheon of the greatest American films of all time – appearing on five of the American Film Institute’s lists. Plus, the iconic – and arguably definitive – gangster film features indelible performances from Al Pacino and Diane Keaton, both recipients of the AFI Life …

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Stella’s Music Club has closed

Click to enlarge The pandemic claimed its first independent concert hall victim in Cleveland. The Stella’s Music Club announced yesterday the closure of its doors: “We are so saddened to say that starting today, Stella will be closing its doors. We cannot express enough how grateful and honored we are …

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AFI Movie Club: THE BREAKFAST CLUB

THE BREAKFAST CLUB, a coming-of-age story set in a day of high school detention, is edited by AFI Honorary Degree recipient Dede Allen. Director John Hughes and producer Ned Tanen both trained AFI Fellows at Harold Lloyd Master Seminars. Click here to find out how to watch THE BREAKFAST CLUB …

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AFI Movie Club: YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN

YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN is ranked by AFI as one of the funniest in the history of cinema. Directed by AFI Life Achievement recipient Mel Brooks, this iconic comedy features an unforgettable sequence in which Gene Wilder and Peter Boyle perform the duo “Puttin’ on the Ritz,” which AFI ranked No. 89 …

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AFI Movie Club: THE ODD COUPLE

THE ODD COUPLE showcases the talent of AFI Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Jack Lemmon and ranks 17th on the 100 Years list… AFI’s 100 Laughs Funniest American Movies of All Time list. Click here to find out how to watch THE ODD COUPLE now Watch Nathan Lane announce THE ODD …

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