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Kevin Kline, Joan Allen and Christina Ricci in The Ice Storm

The Ice Storm

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     8 August   President Nixon resigns, 1974 On this day in 1974, facing impeachment for his involvement in the Watergate affair, Richard Nixon went on air to declare that he would resign the next day.

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Jake Gyllenhaal and Heath Ledger in Brokeback Mountain

Brokeback Mountain

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     17 May   First same-sex marriage in US, 2004 On this day in 2004, Bostonians Tom Weikle, 53, and Joe Rogers, 55, became the first same sex couple to marry in the United States. They

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Zhang Ziyi in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

      He (Chow Yun-Fat) loves her (Michelle Yeoh); she loves him, but they cannot be together until the fabled jade sword has been returned to its rightful owner. This they seek to do, hindered by an assassin and a mystery figure whose martial arts abilities rival their own.

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