Tagged: music

50 FURIOUS FILMS THAT ROCK

Director Sergio Leone once said that music makes up 40% of a movie. That is certainly true for his films in which his composer...

The Blues Brothers

The Blues Brothers

In 1980, a film came out that celebrated film in all it’s glory. Not so much in a serious way, but in a “your...

Sid and Nancy

Sid and Nancy

In 1986, Alex Cox who had previously directed the sci-fi-comedy cult classic Repo Man shifted focus to another punk rock themed story, this time...

Diane Lane

POSTERS: Streets of Fire

After making his buddy cop hit 48 Hrs., Walter Hill directed a film that was inspired by the movies he grew up on. It...

Andy Serkis as Ian Dury in Sex & Drugs & Rock N Roll (2010)

Sex and Drugs and Rock and Roll

Based on the life of the lead singer of one of punk/new waves most treasured bands: Ian Dury & The Blockheads, Andy Serkis (known...

The Ramones

Gabba Gabba Hey! End of The Century

In 1974 films like Francis Ford Coppola‘s The Godfather Part II and Roman Polanski‘s Chinatown were big hits at the box office but you...

Ghost World

I hate Bollywood, but…

I hate Bollywood, and all this pointless singing and dancing, all this copying other movie ideas, and the complete lack of effort to actually...

Booze, Broads & Broken Bones: ROAD HOUSE

One of the most highly rewatchable films from the late 1980s is Rowdy Herrington’s Good Ol’ Boy action film ROAD HOUSE (1989). I remember...