William Friedkin, one of America’s most exciting film directors from the latter half of the century, is now 80 years old. The only son of Ukrainian immigrants, he was born in Chicago, Illinois on the 29th August 1935. 1,036 more words
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BY ADAM FOX
1973’s The Exorcist is the furthest thing from underrated when it comes to the scary-flick canon. Every new release that’s even slightly in contention for “best horror film of the year” is inevitably compared to William Friedkin’s masterful tale of demonic dread. 910 more words
Oscar winning filmmaker and long time editor of the Academy Awards, Chuck Workman takes a look back over the life and career of one of the most celebrated filmmakers of all time; Orson Welles. 467 more words
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