David Mamet’s Glengarry Glen Ross is frequently great, and it is obviously cinema, although it must said about those two words, “great” and “cinema”, that this adaptation doesn’t know how to bind them. 1,069 more words
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Little background on this blog. Back in 2008 I was involved in a podcast with my wife, my brother, and our long time friend. Called ‘The Iocaine Project’, it was a forum for us to talk about movies, books, music, or whatever. 851 more words
For this loud cop film in the buddy buddy genre we are treated to the off beat pairing of James Caan and Alan Arkin.
Richard Rush of The Stunt Man fame directed this film which must have served as a template to the car crashes that John Landis featured to death in The Blues Brothers. 545 more words