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The Deserter (1971)

As a freshman in college, I stumbled across the cast listing. That jumped to Amazon to see if the movie was available. Sure enough, a beat-up VHS tape was there and fairly cheap. 871 more words

Malone (1987)

“I’m Malone.”

Simply put and to the point when asked just who he is. Burt Reynolds stars as the title character in this above average entry from the days when his career seemed to be sliding towards endless straight to video releases. 787 more words

Daily Take

Movie Review: Shane (1953)

Rating: B/ There are some people who come unexpectedly into your life and, for better or for worse, change it forever. This is the case  for Joey Starrett (Brandon De Wilde,) the young son of homesteaders Joey Sr. 745 more words

Night Passage 1957

Universal Studios
Technicolor
“Filmed in Technirama” (c)

James Stewart stars in this sprawling, earth-toned Western.  In yet another “building the railroad” picture of the 1950’s, Stewart gets to show off his accordian-playing skills (he really could play), although it was later re-dubbed by someone else.  572 more words

Hud (1963)

  • Paul Newman in black & white? In Texas? Yes, please.
  • Melvyn (Douglas) is awesome in this movie. As is his mustache.
  • Great exchange:

Lon (Brandon de Wilde): What are you holding against Hud, Grandad? 213 more words

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Shane 1953 (Part Two)

Reasons to Love Shane

2. The Acting

Alan Ladd enjoyed working with George Stevens. When asked why he said it was because the director gave him time. 1,941 more words