“Do you really think anyone’s going to pay money to see a movie about a dumb Texan who takes a bus to New York to seek his fortune screwing rich old women?” – John Schlesinger The answer to that question is, yes. On a $3.2 million budget, the film grossed more than $40 million on … More Midnight Cowboy (1969)
That’s probably the most memorable line from The Graduate. A question and a plea. In 1967, the story of a mature, married woman initiating an affair with a young man was pretty racy, as they would say. And yet, every actor and actress wanted to be in this film. Well, except for a few. Doris … More Mrs. Robinson, you’re trying to seduce me…Aren’t You?