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The Pianist (2002)

Dir. Roman Polanski. Starring Adrien Brody, Ed Stoppard, Frank Finlay

“It’s a funny time to say this, but” Wladyslaw (Brody) begins to say to his sister Halina (Jessica Kate Mayer) as they walk to the cattle cars which will take his family away from Warsaw. 1,421 more words


Lifeforce (1985)

With the recent death of director Tobe Hooper, it was time to dust off a blu ray I picked up but had yet to open from Scream Factory. 812 more words

Daily Take

Space Suckin' (Lifeforce, 1985)

When I planned this post, Tobe was still with us. In October, I will be exploring some other Hooper films.  But my thoughts go out to Hooper’s friends and family. 376 more words


Robbery (1967)

In August, 1963, the British public could talk about only one thing over their bacon, eggs,toast and orange juice. The topic of the day was a robbery. 1,073 more words

British Cinema

August 6: Happy Birthday Michelle Yeoh and Robert Mitchum

Today is the 55th birthday of the actress ranked #1 when Rotten Tomatoes rated the 25 Best Action Heroines of all time a few years back.  1,436 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

Dave's 100 Greatest Films - 99. The Three Musketeers 

99. The Three Musketeers – 1973

Director: Richard Lester

Starring; Oliver Reed, Raquel Welch, Richard Chamberlain, Michael York, Frank Finaly, Faye Dunaway and Charlton Heston… 869 more words

Dave Probert

Robbery (1967)

Mike’s Take on Stanley Baker Movies ….. Part 2

Based on a true life incident, this Stanley Baker thriller was also one of those titles that he scored a producer credit on. 852 more words