Bette Davis in DEAD RINGER

Dead Ringer: A person or thing that seems exactly like someone or something else. You have to admit that the idea of taking over...

Brian DePalma’s OBSESSION

Brian DePalma’s 1976 mystery/thriller OBSESSION will be released on BluRay by Shout Factory in January 2019. This stylized reimagining of Hitchcock’s masterpiece Vertigo, with...

Criterion presents Samuel Fuller’s FORTY GUNS

On December 11th, the Criterion Collection will release a special restored 4K Edition BluRay of Sam Fuller’s 1957 pulp Western classic FORTY GUNS. Synopsis:...

Spike Lee’s BlacKkKlansman

The trailer for Spike Lee’s BlacKkKlansman is deceiving: this is definitely not a black/white buddy comedy. Ripped from the headlines, BlacKkKlansman is instead, a...

The Longest Yard

A few days ago while I was traveling, I was shocked to learn about the death of Burt Reynolds. I consider him one of...

Alfred Hitchcock’s THE BIRDS

Okay, I’ll admit it: The Birds never scared me—not even as a child. Still, on the 55th anniversary of the picture’s release, Alfred Hitchcock’s...