With the release of Tron Legacy, It thought it would be fun to once again publish this post. Enjoy!
He’s been nominated for four Academy Awards, and by Tuesday morning, in all likelihood, it’ll be five, but Jeff Bridges isn’t necessarily thought of as a prestige figure. That may change thanks to the release of Crazy Heart, in which he plays a broken-down, aging country star. To celebrate Bridges’ coming into critical favor, Al, Mariko and Simon will be looking at that film, as well as his breakout film – Peter Bogdanovich’s The Last Picture Show (1971), as well as John Carpenter’s alien love story Starman (1984).