Tagged: crime

ICONS: The Career of HARRY DEAN STANTON

“I’ve always felt as an outsider. I’ve been rebellious against any iconoclastic thing. It’s true about the industry, but also about society as a...

The Films of SYDNEY POLLACK

Throughout my years of watching movies, the late Sydney Pollack (1934-2008) was a filmmaker whose work I followed and came to really admire. Admittedly...

PHOTOS: Thelma and Louise

When it comes to female empowerment films, this 1991 crime drama/road adventure directed by Ridley Scott stands above the rest. The story focuses on...

The Films of HOWARD HAWKS

When I was told about the Howard Hawks Blogathon by my friend Ratnakar of Seetimaar – Diary of a Movie Lover I was really...

DONNIE YEN DOUBLE FEATURE

Donnie Yen is a highly accomplished Hong Kong action star. He’s made many acclaimed action films such as Ip Man and Hero and is...

CRIMEWATCH: Paper Moon

During the Great Depression young Addie Loggins (Tatum O’Neal) has been orphaned after her mother dies. At the funeral, Moses Pray (Ryan O’Neal) one...

POSTERS: Brian DePalma’s SCARFACE

Brian DePalma and Screenwriter Oliver Stone’s 1983 update of the Howard Hawks gangster classic is one of our favorite furious films (READ OUR FULL...

CRIMEWATCH: Man Bites Dog

Man Bites Dog is a film that I had been trying to find for a while. A DVD eluded my grasp but I was...

John Woo’s HARD TARGET

John Woo’s 1993 furious action classic HARD TARGET marked his debut as an American filmmaker and was my introduction to his work. I remember...

THE OUTSIDERS 30th Anniversary

This week (March 25th) marked 30 years since The Outsiders was released theatrically. In tribute to this American classic directed by Francis Ford Coppola...