The good news is that I really enjoyed watching this picture. The bad news is that I had completely forgotten that I watched this picture.Read more "Blu-ray Review – Running On Empty – Warner Archive"
I knew if I tried enough Peckinpah I’d find something that sucks me in, this one does just that. While most of the films are a bit rough, this one is heart.Read more "Blu-ray Review – The Ballad of Cable Hogue – Warner Archive"
The Gumball Rally is little more than a counter-cultural car porno for mid-aged white men. It is fine and when it came out I am sure it was better received.Read more "Blu-ray Review – The Gumball Rally – Warner Archive"
Pink Flamingos Director: John Waters Screenplay: John Waters Minutes: 93 Year: 1972 Score: 6.33 Release: Warner Archive DVD Calling this film “a pile of garbage” may be the highest praise anyone can give to this John Waters classic. It is a pile of garbage. From WBShop.com: Director John Waters breaks every rule of good filmmaking […]Read more "DVD Review – Pink Flamingos – Warner Archive"
Vision Quest drips with 1980’s machismo and music. If I had seen this before The Karate Kid, I would have probably like wrestling more than I did karate.Read more "Blu-ray Review – Vision Quest – Warner Archive"
I was recently asked whether or not Lawrence Kasdan’s The Accidental Tourist still holds up today. The film plumbs emotional depths and had deep affect me.Read more "Blu-Ray Review – The Accidental Tourist"
Seven Days in May has three of my favorite things; Frankenheimer, Sterling, and Douglas. Few directors are as good at political suspense than Frankenheimer.Read more "Blu-ray Review – Seven Days In May"
The poster tag-line for Tony Richardson’s The Loved One is, “The Motion Picture with Something to Offend Everyone.” I am offended I wasted time.Read more "Blu-ray Review – The Loved One"
Spencer’s Mountain was the source of televisions family The Waltons. If The Waltons were more similar to Henry Fonda’s character, I would have been more interested in the TV show. It was not.Read more "Blu-ray Review – Spencer’s Mountain"
You know how sometimes you have something with a strangely perfect record and you want to keep watching because you know you will be entertained.Read more "Blu-ray Review – The Wheeler Dealer"