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'But They Left Me a Spoon!': Classic Prison Escapes

Everyone enjoys a good puzzle! Discover how these crooks escaped, or failed to escape, their life of confinement with this list of classic escape flicks, including the straightforwardly named 'Escape from Alcatraz' and French masterpiece 'Papillon'.

Best 70s Drama

Think 'Days of Heaven' and 'One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest' with this collection of the greatest dramatic pictures to have come out of the 1970s. Also make sure to check out our 'Oscar Best Picture Nominees 70s' list, for the critics' distillation of the decade.

Dustin Hoffman Drama

Dustin Hoffman was a major dramatic force from the 60s-80: starring in 'Rain Man', 'Marathon Man', and 'Kramer vs. Kramer'. Oh, not to mention he vicariously satisfied many the teenage fantasy in 1967 classic 'The Graduate'.

Steve McQueen Classics

Known as 'The King of Cool', McQueen burned the candle at both ends until his untimely death in 1980. By then, however, he had already left us with some of the greatest performances cinema has ever seen, which still can't fail to kindle a bit of the 60s anti-authoritarian spirit in even the most conformist of breasts.

'Slammer Throwbacks': Classic Prison Dramas

Enjoy these tales from the slammer, pre-2000; everything from the 'Shawshank Redemption', to 'Papillon'. Some were wrongfully imprisoned, some rightfully, and some only God can judge.

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