Tagged: classic

Go West 1925 comedy Buster Keaton

Go West (1925) – A Review

A review of the 1925 silent comedy Go West directed by and starring Buster Keaton

Fantastic Voyage 1966 sci-fi submarine

Fantastic Voyage – 50 Years Later

I take a look back at the 1966 sci-fi classic Fantastic Voyage directed by Richard Fleisher and starring Stephen Boyd, Donald Pleasance, Arthur Kennedy, Edmond O’Brien and Raquel Welch. The film turns fifty years old this year

Ninotchka 1939 Greta Garbo Melvyn Douglas

Ninotchka (1939) – A Review

A review of the 1939 classic romantic comedy Ninotchka starring Greta Garbo and Melvyn Douglas, directed by Ernst Lubistch

Psycho Janet Leigh shower

Remake Recon: Psycho

A comparison review of the 1960 Alfred Hitchcock horror classic Psycho and its 1998 shot-for-shot remake directed by Gus Van Sant

Safety Last 1923 silent comedy Harold Lloyd

Safety Last! (1923) – A Review

A review of the 1923 silent comedy classic Safety Last! starring Harold Lloyd in his most famous film with the iconic climbing the building scene

The Fly horror movie 1958

Remake Recon: The Fly

A comparison review of the 1958 horror film The Fly and its 1986 remake directed by David Cronenberg

Nitpicking Raiders of the Lost Ark Indiana Jones

Nitpicking Raiders of the Lost Ark

Raiders of the Lost Ark is one of the greatest movies ever made, but can it stand up to geeky fanboy nitpicking that questions some of the logic of it

Key Largo Bogart Bacall

Key Largo (1948) – A Review

A review of the 1948 classic thriller Key Largo starring Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall and Edward G. Robinson, directed by John Huston

Narrow Margin Gene Hackman Anne Archer

Remake Recon: The Narrow Margin

A review and comparison between the 1952 film The Narrow Margin and its 1990 remake about a lawman trying to survive killers on a tense train ride

James Bond Blueprint From Russia With Love

The Bond Blueprint

There’s a certain template the James Bond films follow, here I examine the components, story devices and vital ingredients I call The Bond Blueprint

Sahara 1943 Humphrey Bogart

Sahara (1943) – A Review

A review of the 1943 classic war film Sahara about a tank squadron trying to survive desert conditions, starring Humphrey Bogart