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Second Glance: The Pre-'Allied' Freedom of 'I Wanna Hold Your Hand'

Welcome to “Second Glance,” a bi-weekly column that spotlights an older film of note (thanks to an anniversary, a connection to a new release, or new disc or streaming availability) that was not as commercially or critically successful as it should’ve been. 875 more words

Film

Robocop 2 (1990)

OCP instigate a police strike in order to cause Old Detroit to tear itself apart so they can make a hostile takeover and take the entire city private. 227 more words

Film

Robocop (1987)

A dedicated police officer is declared legally dead and reawakens to find that he has been transformed into a cyborg by a malevolent corporation.

On the surface, Robocop looks like just another dumb sci-fi action film but beneath lurks a lot of clever ideas. 149 more words

Film

▣ Caine's Cross-Dressing Cinematic Controversy.

Main Features No 51

▣ Reviewing Dressed to Kill (1980)

 A woman is brutally murdered in a lift. The prime witness is believed to be the murderer and investigates the murder with the victim’s son. 1,005 more words

Film Review

Blow by Blow Blow Out

DATELINE: Pre-Terrorist Terror

Brian DePalma’s classic movie of 1981 looks like it’s been ripped from the headlines of 2016.

Blow Out features political assassinations, serial killers, and movie references, including many to the master Hitchcock. 264 more words

Sports Humor

#023: Robocop

PAUL VERHOEVEN

1987

REVIEW

THE FILM QUEUE

Special Features

  1. The unrated director’s cut, including “excessively violent” shots cut from the theatrical release to avoid an X rating…
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Dan O'Herlihy

TOMB OF NOSTALGIA: DRESSED TO KILL (1980)


DRESSED TO KILL (1980)

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1980 thriller opens with bored and sexually unsatisfied high society housewife Kate Miller (Angie Dickinson) having a rather rough sexual fantasy while her husband is pounding away at her. 708 more words

Tomb Of Nostalgia