Tagged: drama

Bad Lieutenant

CRIMEWATCH: Bad Lieutenant

From the opening moments of Abel Ferrara’s Bad Lieutenant (1992) when New York Police Officer “L.T.” (Harvey Keitel) drives his bratty kids to school...

The Outfit

CRIMEWATCH: The Outfit

Fresh off the success of the award winning masterpiece The Godfather (1972), Robert Duvall took a role in this film playing Earl Macklin, a...

Breaking Away

Peter Yates’ Breaking Away

Peter Yates’ 1979 coming of age-teen-sports drama Breaking Away tells the story of four teenage rebels without a cause from Bloomington, Indiana who have...

Malcolm X

Spike Lee’s MALCOLM X

Spike Lee’s 1992 epic biographical masterwork was a true labor of love for the director. It was first going to be made by Norman...

Monument Ave.

CRIMEWATCH: Monument Ave.

Bobby O’Grady (Denis Leary) is an Irish-American hood from Boston. We are introduced to him as he and his buddy Mouse (Ian Hart) are...

There Will Be Blood

Paul Thomas Anderson’s There Will Be Blood

Throughout the history of cinema, there really haven’t been many films made about the oil industry, the only other one I can think of...

The Big Lebowski

Little, Big and Angry Men

This week in Blu Releases: Three classic films from directors who have made their own unique impacts on the world of cinema. One is...

Seven Sinners

Seven Sinners

Marlene Dietrich stars as a super-sexy traveling cabaret singer named “Bijou Blanche” in this 1940 romantic-adventure classic. At the opening of the film, we...

Sling Blade

DEEP FOCUS: Sling Blade

Karl Childers (Billy Bob Thornton) is a mentally handicapped man who has been newly released from an Arkansas mental hospital after several decades. He...