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Two stars. Two totally different acting methods. One worried movie director.

When I was a kid growing up, living with my parents, watching television a lot, there were two people who established in my brain the importance of the director. 309 more words

Movies

XL Popcorn - Get Carter / Hannah and Her Sisters

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Title: Get Carter
Director: Mike Hodges
Year: 1971
Country: UK

Gangster movies probably rank as my least favourite of all movie genres. 609 more words

In Progress

Get Carter (1971) and Get Carter (2000)

Is Michael Caine’s version of Get Carter taken from the Ted Lewis novel a British classic of the gangster genre? I’m not much for labelling but I will say it gets better with every viewing. 1,124 more words

Daily Take

A Sensational "Bat Boy" at Stray Dog Theatre

Bat Boy: The Musical
Story and Book by Keythe Farley and Brian Flemming
Music and Lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe
Directed by Justin Been
Choreographed by Mike Hodges… 666 more words

St Louis Theatre

A Soggy Bowl of PULP (United Artists 1972)

They had the hook in me, and I was caught like a large mouth bass. The bait was the stuff my dreams were made of, a heady concoction of gangsters and femmes fatale, of faded Hollywood stars and references to Mickey Spillane and Ross MacDonald. 574 more words

Cracked Rear Viewer

Get Carter (1971)

A London gangster returns to his home town for the funeral of his brother and declares war on the local mob when he learns the circumstances of his death. 182 more words

Film

Flash Gordon (1980)

Pro football star Flash Gordon and his travelling companion are kidnapped by a mad scientist during his attempt to foil an attack on Earth by a malevolent intergalactic dictator. 243 more words

Film