Tagged: John Wayne

Criterion Classics from Hawks and Wilder

In May Criterion will be releasing two films from the Golden Age of Hollywood in all new Blu Ray Collector’s Editions. Howard Hawks’ Western...

Howard Hawks/John Wayne Double Feature

  Howard Hawks fans will be happy to know that two of his 60s classics starring “The Duke”, the Western EL DORADO and the...

Green Berets John Wayne

The Green Berets

The Green Berets, one of the most infamous movies of all time, was butchered by virtually every film critic when it was released in...

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...

True Grit: A Comparison

TRUE GRIT: A Comparison

I recently watched the remake, or to be more precise the alternate adaptation of the book True Grit is based on directed by The...

Rio Bravo (1959)

Rio Bravo: 50 Furious Westerns Series

The story goes that after seeing the Western High Noon (1952) together one day at the movies and disliking it, Director Howard Hawks and...