Tagged: HBO

RKO 281 1999 movie Battle Over Citizen Kane Orson Welles

RKO 281 (1999) – A Review

A review of the 1999 film RKO 281 starring Liev Schreiber, John Malkovich, James Cromwell, Melanie Griffith & Roy Scheider, about the making of Citizen Kane and the battle that ensued between Orson Welles and William Randolph Hearst

The Late Shift 1996 movie Daniel Roebuck John Michael Higgins Jay Leno David Letterman

The Late Shift (1996) – A Review

A review of the 1996 television film The Late Shift, starring John Michael Higgins, Daniel Roebuck, Kathy Bates and Rich Little, about the battle for hosting The Tonight Show by Jay Leno and David Letterman after Johnny Carson retires

Game Change political movie Sarah Palin John McCain

Game Change (2012) – A Review

A review of the 2012 political movie Game Change about the John McCain/Sarah Palin campaign starring Julianne Moore, Ed Harris and Woody Harrelson

Kate Winslet Mildred Pierce

Mildred Pierce (2011) – A Review

Director Todd Haynes’ HBO mini-series Mildred Pierce attempts to adapt the James Cain’s 1939 novel in a more faithful way than the classic 1945 film. Having never read the novel...

Sienna Miller as Tippi Hedren in The Girl

The Girl (2012) – A Review

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