Tag: Film

Cinemas Greatest Scenes: The Searchers Doorway Scene.

John Ford’s The Searchers has been described as one of the greatest Westerns of all time – with its marvelous […]

Put On A Happy Face: My 2020 Oscar Predictions.

I couldn’t think of a better time at the beginning of the new decade, to start playing the Oscar predictions […]

Film review: The Front Runner.

When I heard actor Hugh Jackman played Colorado Senator Gary Hart, the charismatic reform-minded Democrat in The Front Runner, it […]

Top Ten Lists: The Essential Marx Brothers Films.

Are the Marx brothers still relevant? Honestly I hope so. Their work is often held in high regard among critics […]

Must-See Classic Movies: My Darling Clementine (1946).

I remember fondly my father singing My Darling Clementine often when I was a young and how much he loved […]

Cinemas Greatest Scenes: John Ford’s ‘Stagecoach’ chase sequence.

John Ford bought the rights to Stagecoach from Colliers magazine in 1937 (an adaptation of a short story called The Stage to Lordsburg) […]

Cinemas Greatest Scenes: The Seven Year Itch and that famous subway grate scene.

The notion of a husband cheating on his wife was considered a completely unacceptable action onscreen during the 1950’s. It […]

Niagara (1953): Revisiting the film noir classic starring Marilyn Monroe.

Of all of Marilyn Monroe’s most important early roles, it’s Asphalt Jungle which I would dearly love to talk about in […]

Film Review: The Mule.

While the title for ‘America’s greatest living director’ might often be associated with Martin Scorsese, Clint Eastwood is often a […]

Remembering Dean Martin on Christmas Day.

With today being the anniversary of his death, let us remember one of the greatest artists of show business, the […]