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

CAMERA OBSCURA: HOWARD HUGHES REVIEWS EURO CULT MOVIES

IS THATCHER BIOPIC FILLED WITH ERRORS?

STEVE SARAGOSSI EXAMINES THE LITTLE-SEEN PAUL NEWMAN SPY MOVIE, "THE MACKINTOSH MAN"

WHEN FILM RESTORATIONS GO WRONG: WHY EXTENDED CUTS DON'T NECESSARILY IMPROVE ON THE ORIGINALS

“Contrast, Counterpoint, and Patience: The Vanishing Penultimate Moment in Film” By Collin Stutz

REVIEW: "IRWIN, A NEW YORK STORY"- TRIBUTE TO A COMIC ART LEGEND

MR. HELM GOES TO HOLLYWOOD

HALLOWEEN PAWS FOR REFLECTION ON SCREEN ADAPTATIONS OF EDGAR ALLAN POE'S "THE BLACK CAT"

GARETH OWEN REVIEWS "THE ARTIST", A MODERN CLASSIC ABOUT THE SILENT ERA

FLICK OR TREAT: HOLLYWOOD AND THE SILVER SCREAM

A.O. SCOTT'S TRIBUTE TO "A FACE IN THE CROWD"

THE NEW YORK TIMES LOOKS BACK AT SAM PECKINPAH'S "STRAW DOGS"

A TRIBUTE TO CLINT EASTWOOD'S "THE EIGER SANCTION"

IN PRAISE OF WOODY ALLEN'S FRENCH KISS, "MIDNIGHT IN PARIS"

FIVE UNSUNG PRISON MOVIES

NY TIMES: "ARTHUR" REMAKE A "GRIM LOAD OF MEDIOCRITY"

CNN: "TRUE GRIT" A WESTERN IN THE GREAT TRADITION; ONE OF THE BEST FILMS OF THE YEAR

"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

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