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The Professionals (1966) reviewed by Anita ****

The Professionals (1966)


Directed by Richard Brooks this is a really action packed Western.  I found myself on edge thought the whole film.

Set in 1917, this Mexican Revolutionary themed adventure opens up with JW Grant (Ralph Bellamy), who is a wealthy rancher.  277 more words


Saturday Night At The Movies

High Flight, a Brit Top Gun?

Second Burt Lancaster in The Midnight Movie

Burt And Kirk In "Gunfight At The OK Corral" Comments

The movie team and friendship of Burt Lancaster and Kirk Douglas was so great.

This surged through me, as I watched Burt as Wyatt Earp and Kirk as “Doc” Holliday in “Gunfight At The OK Corral” on TCM. 84 more words

On Wings of Eagles (1986)

Let’s start by pointing out this two part TV movie is not to be confused with The Wings of Eagles, the 1957 John Ford-John Wayne biopic of Frank Wead. 840 more words

Daily Take

I Love This Dirty Town

It’s night, when the city is at its best. To the brassy, aggressive strains of a jazz anthem composed by Elmer Bernstein, our point of view drifts through the glorious, desperate chaos of New York at night. 4,063 more words


Gunfight at the O.K. Corral

This is a film that I chanced upon at my fave DVD rental place, and I decided I had to see because it is a well-known film, and it has The Kirkster. 222 more words


Film Review: Sweet Smell of Success (1957)

Release Date: June 27th, 1957
Directed by: Alexander Mackendrick
Written by: Clifford Odets, Ernest Lehman
Based on: Sweet Smell of Success by Ernest Lehmen
Music by: 611 more words