Tagged: John Milius

Teens fight for freedom in RED DAWN

There are always movies that go on to become part of our collective pop culture memory because they hit on certain issues happening when...

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...

Willard and visions of hell

POSTERS: Apocalypse Now

“My film isn’t about Vietnam… it is Vietnam. And the way we made it was very much the way the Americans were in Vietnam....

Jaws (1975)

Steven Spielberg’s Jaws

In 1975, a film was released into theaters that changed the world of cinema and the filmmaking business forever. It also made going to...

Sydney Pollack’s JEREMIAH JOHNSON

In tribute to the annual Sundance Film Festival here’s a review one of our favorite films starring Robert Redford. This film was shot in...

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...