HOWARD HAWKS – Furious Filmmaker



Editor-In-Chief of The Deuce: Grindhouse Cinema Database/Furious Cinema contributor. Pete is a rabid movie geek who enjoys everything from wild n' crazy exploitation/cult flix to big budget mainstream classics. His other interests include: graphic design, cartooning and music.

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  1. le0pard13 says:

    Y’know, I’d completely forgotten ‘Man’s Favorite Sport’ was Howard Hawks! Man, I need to revisit that one. Wonderful contribution to the HHB, Sebastian.

    • Peter Peter says:

      thanks for checking out my list! i always loved mans favorite sport. i saw it after bringing up baby so i could see some of the similarities, but still enjoyed it for its own spin on that kind of story. really fun!

  2. Aurora says:

    Here’s hoping this comment gets through, Pete! Kept getting kicked out. Am I not furious enough?? ;-)
    So glad you mention “Man’s Favorite Sport” here in particular. I’ve only seen this title but know absolutely nothing about it. If you suggest it then I will have to take a look at it!
    As you note, Hawks’ scope is unequaled. Grand master filmmaker!
    Great write-up!

  3. startspreading says:

    Hawks was in almost every genre, always producing masterpieces. Gret post, I really enjoyed it!
    Don’t forget to read my contribution to the blogathon! :)

  4. Paula says:

    Classic line: “For me this film is akin to slipping into a warm jacuzzi.” So true! I’ve not seen MAN’S FAVORITE SPORT or THE THING FROM ANOTHER WORLD but I love or at least like all the others…I’m not sure I can say that about many other directors. Cool list!

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