He is the non-stop he-man star of “The Big Knife”, but his own story is almost too unbelievable for film. This biography, part of the fantastic “American Masters” series of paperbacks, is a fun and jaw-dropping adventure in to the life of a guy who never met a challenge he couldn’t lick. 98 more words
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Today’s celebration of Noirvember takes a look at the paths that three of my favorite noir actors took to reach the land of noir.
After working in such varied posts as engineer for a meatpacking firm and floor walker in the lingerie department at Chicago’s Marshall Field’s department store, Burt Lancaster ( 403 more words
Seeing as I’m taking the high road and setting out to make sure that Finn can safely watch any manner of movies without untold trauma, nightmares and growing up into a serial killer, I’m taking it on myself to watch as many of the films I saw as a kid to see how “Family friendly” they are. 1,281 more words
Bad movies are not a simple matter. There are nearly as many categories of terrible movies as there are for great ones: there are films that are insultingly stupid ( 1,559 more words