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The CinemaMen Podcast

The Bonfire of the Vanities


Sat Jan 27 2024

On this week's episode we are reviewing the 1990 dark comedy The Bonfire of the Vanities starring Tom Hanks directed by Brian de Palma!


IMDB Summary: After his mistress runs over a young teen, a Wall Street hotshot sees his life unravel in the spotlight and attracts the interest of a down-and-out reporter.

The Bonfire of the Vanities Review and Discussion ((~ 00:6:24)

The Spice Awards ((~ 01:08:51)

  • Best Actor

  • Most Underrated Performance

  • Favorite Scene

  • Favorite Character

  • Favorite Quote

  • The Salt Award



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