Big Wednesday

John Milius’ BIG WEDNESDAY

After making the AIP crime film Dillinger (1973) and the sprawling adventure film The Wind and The Lion (1975), Writer-Director John Milius returned to...

Straight Time

CRIMEWATCH: Straight Time

In Ulu Grossbard’s crime film/character study Straight Time (1978) Dustin Hoffman stars as Max Dembo a career criminal who is newly released from prison....

CRIMEWATCH: King of New York

“This country spends $100 billion a year on getting high, and it’s not because of me. All that time I was wasting in jail,...

Requiem For A Heavyweight

One of the finest dramas revolving around the sport of boxing which preceded such classics as Rocky (1976) and Raging Bull (1980) is Ralph...

A LOOK AT ICHECKMOVIES

Icheckmovies.com is an exciting (almost) new website where movie geeks can check off all the films they’ve seen. I first joined up a year...

REMAKE THIS! or HOLLYWOOD GOES BUST

For the last several years Hollywood has been pumping out one terrible remake/reboot/retread after another. The “R” words are constantly on everyones tongues. It’s...

Danny DeVito’s HOFFA

In the 1992 big screen adaptation of the story of Jimmy Hoffa, Jack Nicholson stars as the legendary teamster president. Danny DeVito directs and...