Tagged: 1972

John Boorman’s Deliverance

“Women get this movie much quicker than men. Women also understand. You know, for so many years men throw the word ‘rape’ around and...

Kris Kristofferson is CISCO PIKE

Kris Kristofferson made his acting debut in this film as Cisco Pike, a down on his luck folk musician whose life went off the...

SLEUTH is a smashing mystery indeed

“There’s nothing like a little bit of mayhem to cheer one up.” When I was in high school my English Literature teacher introduced me...

CRIMEWATCH: Across 110th Street

During a mob meeting, two men disguised as police officers bust in and hold the gangsters at gunpoint. When one of the crooks moves,...

BAD COMPANY: 50 Furious Westerns Series

Every now and then we at Furious Cinema turn to one of our favorite classic genres, the western. We’ve previously posted a list of...

Clint Eastwood is JOE KIDD

On April 1st, Universal Home Video will release another classic Clint Eastwood Western, John Sturges’ JOE KIDD (1972) on Blu Ray and Digital HD...

Charles Bronson rats out the Mob in THE VALACHI PAPERS

Two decades before Martin Scorsese’s masterpiece GoodFellas (1990) about the life of a mobster turned informant, Director Terence Young covered similar territory with The Valachi...

CRIMEWATCH: The Hot Rock

From the late 60s into the 70s Director Peter Yates made a handful of classics including Bullitt, The Friends of Eddie Coyle, Mother Jugs...