An earlier post pilloried poor historical dramas…this list contains superior efforts.
Tombstone-1993: No movie will ever accurately portray the life and character of Wyatt Earp, he’s not nearly likable enough; but… 514 more words
The actor and environmentalist Robert Redford moved to Utah, the birthplace of his first wife Lola Van Wagenen, at the turn of the 1960s. He built a home for his young family and gradually got to know the beautiful and unforgiving terrain of the state, much like the titular character Redford played in 1972’s 1,277 more words
Boyhood Is A Fascinating Movie More Because Of How It Was Made, Than The Movie Itself
I just saw Richard Linklater’s Boyhood, and it was pretty interesting, though mostly on the technical level (it was filmed over a period of 12 years); as an exercise in innovative filmmaking. 641 more words