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Scorpio (1973, dir. Michael Winner)

A veteran CIA agent wants out; he goes on the run, his protege is contracted to kill him. Glum international thriller that wants to be Le Carre. 16 more words

Eamonn's Reviews

Atlantic City - Review


I’m not sure that Louis Malle is talked about as often as he should for he has only made a name for himself as one of the most unique cinematic experimenters of his own time: and here’s where I pull up a rarely discussed effort of the sort despite a considerable amount of acclaim it has received.  1,150 more words

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“We’re all forgotten sooner or later. But not films. That’s all the memorial we should need or hope for.”

– Burt Lancaster


Blu-Ray News #142: Valdez Is Coming (1971).

Directed by Edwin Sherin
Starring Burt Lancaster, Susan Clark, Jon Cypher, Barton Heyman, Richard Jordan, Frank Silvera, Hector Elizondo

Kino Lorber has announced that Valdez Is Coming… 87 more words

DVD/Blu-ray News

Castle Keep (1969) | Burt Lancaster leads the charge in Sydney Pollack’s underrated anti-war satire

Oh my Lordy, Sydney Pollack’s Castle Keep is a revelation. First thing is the magical Michel Legrand score; second is the gorgeous winter imagery – shot with Panavision perfection by French New Wave legend Henri Decaë; and thirdly, the sterling cast of Hollywood heavyweights, including Burt Lancaster, Peter Falk, Patrick O’Neal and a very nutty Bruce Dern. 593 more words


Saturday Night at the Movies

Tonight’s double bill

Burt Lancaster in The Young Savages

Followed by Enigma with Martin Sheen and a cast of British stalwarts