Film Reviews & Essays - Celebrating Films of the 1960s & 1970s
 
Film Reviews & Essays
Celebrating Films of the 1960s & 1970s

"BENEATH THE DARK": "PSYCHO" MEETS "THE SHINING"

HOLLYWOOD REPORTER: NEW "TRUE GRIT" IMPRESSIVE, BUT HUMORLESS

VARIETY DAMNS "TRON: LEGACY" WITH FAINT PRAISE

NEW YORK TIMES GIVES RAVE REVIEW TO CLINT EASTWOOD'S "HEREAFTER"

"CAIRO TIME", A LEISURELY ADULT LOVE STORY

DID OLIVER STONE WATER DOWN "WALL STREET" SEQUEL?

15 GREAT COMING-OF-AGE MOVIES

USA TODAY: "THE EXPENDABLES" IS QUITE EXPENDABLE

ANALYZING "THE BED SITTING ROOM"

NEW YORK TIMES PANS "THE LAST AIRBENDER"

NY TIMES PANS "KNIGHT AND DAY"

"BUS RILEY'S BACK IN TOWN": A CRITICAL ANALYSIS

VIDEO TRIBUTE TO BERGMAN'S "THE SEVENTH SEAL"

IN PRAISE OF "BONJOUR TRISTESSE

REMEMBERING RAQUEL WELCH AS HANNIE CAULDER

A VIDEO TRIBUTE TO "CHINATOWN"

WHY "DETOUR" MAY BE THE GREATEST "B" MOVIE EVER MADE

THE MOST SAVAGE FILM: RELIVING "SOLDIER BLUE"

"SHUTTER ISLAND" IS BETTER THAN YOU MAY THINK

NY TIMES GIVES RARE SLAP TO SCORSESE: "SHUTTER ISLAND" IS "TERRIBLE"

VARIETY: "THE WOLFMAN" IS A DOG

"EXTRAORDINARY MEASURES" IS EXTRAORDINARILY GOOD

FILM REVIEW: CLOONEY SOARS IN "UP IN THE AIR"

NY TIMES REVIEWS "AVATAR": "GLORIOUS AND GOOFY AND BLISSFULLY DERANGED"

VARIETY GIVES GOOD REVIEW TO "SHERLOCK HOLMES"

DAVE WORRALL ON CLINT EASTWOOD'S "INVICTUS"

VARIETY GIVES CLINT EASTWOOD'S "INVICTUS" A RAVE

"EXECUTIVE ACTION": A FILM THAT LITERALLY HITS ITS TARGET

HILLARY SWANK SOARS AS AMELIA EARHART

ROGER EBERT'S TRIBUTE TO "THE NIGHT OF THE HUNTER"

FINAL INTERVIEW WITH COMEDY WRITER LARRY GELBART

KAY PARKER: BODY AND SOUL

TRIBUTE TO THE CREEPIEST MOVIE KIDS

SEX IS NO ACT- A TRIBUTE TO JULIET ANDERSON (AKA AUNT PEG)

GETTING A HEAD PECKINPAH STYLE: RE-EVALUATING "BRING ME THE HEAD OF ALFREDO GARCIA"

VARIETY REVIEWS "PUBLIC ENEMIES" STARRING JOHNNY DEPP AND CHRISTIAN BALE

REFLECTING ON 43 YEARS OF "STAR TREK"

CINEMA RETRO ATTENDS THE WORLD IMAX PREMIERE OF "STAR TREK". THE VERDICT: A MODERN SCI-FI CLASSIC

MATINEE RANCH - THE IVERSON'S MOVIE RANCH STORY

OSCAR FAVORITES: "THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON"

HOW "TORN CURTAIN" PLACED AN IRON CURTAIN BETWEEN ALFRED HITCHCOCK AND COMPOSER BERNARD HERMANN

REVIEW: "FROST/NIXON" A MUST-SEE

COMPARING BOTH VERSIONS OF "THE DAY THE EARTH STOOD STILL"

LEE PFEIFFER ON "GRAN TORINO": A LATE CAREER TRIUMPH FOR CLINT EASTWOOD

CLINT EASTWOOD'S PERFORMANCE IN "GRAN TORINO" CALLED "SUPERB"

IT'S ELEMENTARY: A GEM OF A SHORT SCENE ADDS TO THE PLEASURE OF "THE PRIVATE LIFE OF SHERLOCK HOLMES"

ZANI.CO.UK REVIEWS THE 1960S "KITCHEN SINK" CLASSIC "THE L- SHAPED ROOM"

THE OVERLOOKED JOHN FRANKENHEIMER: "FRENCH CONNECTION II"

STEVE SARAGOSSI: CELEBRATING PAUL NEWMAN

CINEMA RETRO REVIEW: "THE DARK KNIGHT" IS THE BEST SUPERHERO MOVIE EVER

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