Tagged: don siegel

Clint Eastwood plans an ESCAPE FROM ALCATRAZ

Don Siegel and Clint Eastwood’s final film collaboration, the prison docudrama-thriller ESCAPE FROM ALCATRAZ (1980) is coming to Blu Ray in October from Warner...

Clint Eastwood plans to ESCAPE FROM ALCATRAZ

“Some men are destined never to leave Alcatraz… alive.” Don Siegel’s 1979 prison film Escape From Alcatraz marked the fifth and final collaboration between...

Dirty Harry

The Films of Don Siegel: Dirty Harry

We couldn’t do our Don Siegel retrospective without reviewing the film that features one of the international icons of popular cinema… Clint Eastwood plays...

The Beguiled

The Films of Don Siegel: The Beguiled

During the Civil War, somewhere in the state of Louisiana, a Union soldier John McBirney (Clint Eastwood) is seriously injured in battle and on...

The Big Steal

The Films of Don Siegel: The Big Steal

Two years after making the film noir classic Out of The Past (1947) together, Robert Mitchum and Jane Greer co-starred in this South of...

Telefon

The Films of Don Siegel: Telefon

In this 1977 spy thriller, a rogue KGB agent Nikolai Dalchimski (Donald Pleasance) steals a secret book containing the names of operatives hidden all...

The Killers

The Films of Don Siegel: The Killers

Two hitmen, Charlie (Lee Marvin) and Lee (Clu Gulager) are hired to track down and kill Johnny North (John Cassavetes) by an unknown client....

Charley Varrick

The Films of Don Siegel: Charley Varrick

The 1970s was an incredible decade for cinema. One of my personal favorite films from that era is Don Siegel’s crime thriller Charley Varrick....