Rami Malek in his Oscar-winning performance as Freddie Mercury in the bio-pic Bohemian Rhapsody. The film follows Mercury’s life, the creation of the legendary band Queen and the legacy...
In 1966 Raquel Welch skyrocketed to fame starring in One Million Years B.C. Her career has suffered ups and downs, she has gained a reputation as being one of the most ‘difficult’ actresses in Hollywood, but has continued to remain popular, busy and successful. I take a comprehensive biographical look at her career, stories of her difficult reputation and some gossip.
The life of iconic movie star Humphrey Bogart is given the bio-pic treatment, in the shoddy, unremarkable 1980 tv movie Bogie.
A review of the 1990 TV movie Leona Helsley: The Queen of Mean, starring Suzanne Pleshette, Jeff Bridges and Joe Regalbuto
A review of the 2016 biographical drama The Founder about the creation of McDonalds, starring Michael Keaton, Nick Offerman & John Carroll Lynch
A review of the 1992 biographical film Chaplin starring Robert Downey Jr., Diane Lane, Marisa Tomei, Dan Aykroyd, Kevin Kline, Moira Kelly & Anthony Hopkins
A review of the 1986 TV-Movie Murrow starring Dabney Coleman and Daniel J. Travanti as Edward R. Murrow
A review of the 2014 docudrama Love and Mercy about the life of Brian Wilson, starring John Cusack, Elizabeth Banks, Paul Dano and Paul Giamatti
A review of the 1983 docudrama Star 80 about the life and death of famed model Dorothy Stratten, starring Eric Roberts, Mariel Hemingway and Cliff Robertson
A review of the 2002 docudrama Auto Focus about the life of actor Bob Crane starring Greg Kinnear, Willem Dafoe, Rita Wilson and Maria Bello
A review of the 2013 docudrama Lovelace about adult film actress Linda Lovelace starring Amanda Seyfried, Peter Sargaard, James Franco and Sharon Stone
BBC will be broadcasting a new mini-series about James Bond author Ian Fleming entitled Fleming: The Who Would Be Bond
A review of the 2012 documentary Johnny Carson: King of Late Night that examines the talk show hosts life and the popularity of the Tonight Show
Some thoughts about Liberace and Steven Soderbergh’s upcoming film Behind the Candelabra about the famed entertainer
A review of the 2012 film Hitchcock about the director making his landmark movie Psycho, starring Anthony Hopkins, Helen Mirren and Scarlett Johannson
A review of the 2012 docudrama The Girl about the abuse inflicted onto actress Tippi Hedren by Alfred Hitchcock, starring Sienna Miller and Toby Jones
A reaction to the first image of Daniel Day-Lewis as Abraham Lincoln in Steven Spielberg’s upcoming film Lincoln
A new film about Alfred Hitchcock and the making of his landmark film Psycho will soon to be released with Anthony Hopkins starring as the famous director
A review of the 2011 documentary Bobby Fischer Against the World about the tumultuous life of the chess genius