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Famous Dinner Scenes – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation

The 1989 movie, National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation made its debut at number 2, behind Back to the Future Part II. It soon rose to number 1, however, in spite of mixed critiques, and grossed a total of more than $71 million dollars. It went on to being cited amongst modern Holiday classics. It was inspired… Continue reading Famous Dinner Scenes – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation

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Famous Dinner Scenes – Goodfellas

Goodfellas (1990) is one of many Martin Scorsese masterpieces. It features Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta, Joe Pesci and Paul Sorvino.  -- Henri Hill, played by Liotta, participates in a robbery with two gangsters for whom this is small game compared to what they have in mind. They are ambitious, more than Henri, to the… Continue reading Famous Dinner Scenes – Goodfellas

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Famous Dinner Scenes – The Party

The Party, a 1968 comedy directed by Blake Edwards, features a foreign actor, played by Peter Sellers, at odds with Western culture as he accidentally attends a lavish Hollywood dinner party. His ignorance of American customs leads to mistakes and serves as the premise for humorous situations. Interestingly, Sellers plays a small part in this… Continue reading Famous Dinner Scenes – The Party