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Not As “Himself”: Three Early Alan Arkin Screen Performances

Maybe when we say that an actor “just plays him/herself,” what we mean to say is that an actor has grown (perhaps too) comfortable in their craft. And under this description fall many renowned older actors: Robert DeNiro, Al Pacino, Jack Nicholson, Christopher Walken and, not least of these, Alan Arkin.
  • By Lincoln Flynn
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  • June 14, 2013 8:37 AM
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VIDEO ESSAY: Who Should Win the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor

They’ve all won Oscars already. Who deserves to win another? Let the footage tell the tale.
  • By Kevin B. Lee
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  • January 24, 2013 9:43 PM
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