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Film Confessional #7: Field of Dreams

It’s been a while since I’ve done one of these, but I have a confession to make…last night I watched FIELD OF DREAMS, and I don’t see what all the fuss is about. 512 more words


Sweet Smell of Success Review: Press Relations

Words: Brody Rossiter
Twitter: @BrodyRossiter


Synonymous with a series a successful and celebrated Ealing Studios releases, including Whiskey Galore, The Man in the White Suit… 441 more words


Hard Rain (1998)

Star power and good intentions try hard to keep this armored car robbery thriller afloat but ultimately come up short. Still with Morgan Freeman along and the backdrop of a town flooded by a rising river it has it’s moments. 546 more words

Daily Take

The Killers Times Three

Nobody will be surprised to learn that I really love the Criterion Collection. I’ve had some people try to tell me they’re not all that, but this gets the same response as telling your great-aunt Emily June that Obama isn’t a Muslim: a few seconds of blinking uncomprehension, then renewed screeching. 1,413 more words

Movies That Do Not Suck

“In From Here to Eternity my love scenes with Burt Lancaster were supposed to appeal to the emotions of the audience and they were plenty suggestive and earthy. 36 more words

Deborah Kerr

Academy Awards

With Oscars happening just over a week ago, here is a reminder for all the actors – it’s great not to be nominated!

And a bit more from the 2 legendary actors, who’s portfolio includes numerous westerns – 1959, still not nominated. 14 more words


Movie Monday* 02.23.15 Would there have been a WILD BUNCH without THE PROFESSIONALS?

THE PROFESSIONALS (Approved, 117 min., Pax Enterprises, Colombia, Nov. 2, 1966)

THE PROFESSIONALS was nominated for 3 Academy Awards – Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Cinematography. 178 more words

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