John Saxon (1935-2020)

Just got the news while watching a Boetticher/Scott western. John Saxon is gone. Another actor I’ve been following since childhood and there aren’t too many left that I can say […]

Cannon For Cordoba (1970)

For this Mirisch Company Production, George Peppard and his trusty cigar, take center stage in what amounts to a western variation on The Guns of Navarone, The Dirty Dozen, The […]

Venom (1982)

This Piers Haggard thriller represents a shoot I’d loved to have witnessed as a fly on the wall. Better still, a snake coiled up in the corner. Seriously who wouldn’t […]

Death Wish II (1982)

Joining the world of sequels, Charles Bronson, returns to his most famous role of the 1970’s, a time when he was at the height of his box office powers. With […]

Marked Woman (1937)

Bette Davis takes center stage as a “Hostess” caught up in mob doings while Humphrey Bogart finds himself shedding his gangster persona to fight crime as a crusading district attorney […]

Barbarosa (1982)

From director Fred Schepisi, comes this engaging western co-produced by the two lead actors, Willie Nelson and Gary Busey. Not only is it an engaging film with the magic of […]

Bird of Paradise (1932)

On a tropical island paradise, Joel McCrea, is to meet one of the screen’s greatest beauties, Dolores Del Rio, in a King Vidor directed pre-code effort that features scenes and […]

June 2020 In Review

While I can’t speak for the rest of you who drop in on occasion, my movie viewing dropped back to it’s normal output now that I’m back to work full […]