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SHAMPOO (1975) – AFI Movie Club

Directed by Hal Ashby and named one of the funniest films of all time by the American Film Institute, SHAMPOO (1975) stars inarguable and incomparable film legend and AFI Life Achievement Award honoree Warren Beatty, who also produced the film and co-wrote it with AFI Honorary Degree recipient Robert Towne. Another degree recipient – Richard...
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HAROLD AND MAUDE (1971) – AFI Movie Club

Starring Ruth Gordon and Bud Cort, and directed by Hal Ashby, HAROLD AND MAUDE (1971) was honored by the American Film Institute on its lists of the art form’s comedies, greatest romantic comedies and love stories, as well as among the most inspirational movies of all time. Visit the AFI Catalog to learn more about...
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BEING THERE (1979) – AFI Movie Club

BEING THERE (1979) was included on AFI’s list of 100 Years…100 Laughs as one of the funniest films to grace the silver screen. Star Shirley MacLaine was honored with the AFI Life Achievement Award in 2012, and the film’s cinematographer, Caleb Deschanel, was a member of the first class at the AFI Conservatory. Learn more about...
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AFI Movie Club: BEING THERE

BEING THERE is on AFI’s list of 100 Years…100 Laughs as one of the funniest films to grace the silver screen. Star Shirley MacLaine was honored with the AFI Life Achievement Award in 2012, and the film’s cinematographer, Caleb Deschanel, was a member of the first class at the AFI Conservatory.   Watch Jay Roach announce the…
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