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Sorcerer (1977)

To film buffs this might sound a bit sacrilegious but I didn’t really enjoy Henri-Georges Clouzot’s Wages of Fear that much when I saw it for the first time couple of years ago. 1,424 more words

Watched Movie

Sorcerer (1977)

A rare American remake of a European feature that’s almost as breathtaking as the original if not more, Sorcerer is a ruthless, restless & relentless thriller that presents director William Friedkin in sublime form and firing on all cylinders as he reimagines Henry-Georges Clouzot’s… 617 more words

Film Review

The French Connection (1971)

STORY – 1
DIRECTOR – 0
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 0

VERDICT – 2/5


PROS –
1) Charnier waving goodbye to… 43 more words

Movies

5 Horror Movies with Spiritual Themes

Christianity claims that not only is there such a thing as right and wrong, but also bad things can happen when we commit wrong actions. 553 more words

Faith

This Month in Film History - October 9, 1971: Iconic Film 'The French Connection' Shakes Status Quo

When The French Connection hit theaters on October 9th, 1971, the cops and robbers genre of film had pretty much played every tune in its arsenal.  373 more words

Hollywood

The Best of Linda Fiorentino

by Jason F. Koenigsberg

About a year and a half ago I did a series of editorials about actors that should come out of retirement. Some were legendary screen icons like Sean Connery and Gene Hackman who stepped away from making movies during the mid-2000’s and even though they are in good health in their old age they just have no desire to return to acting. 2,132 more words

Editorials

The Exorcist (1973)

Directed by: William Friedkin

Cast: Linda Blair , Ellen Burstyn , Jason Miller

When Regan starts acting odd her worried mother seeks medical help, only to hit a dead end with the expertise. 2,184 more words

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