Django Unchained

2012 Written and Directed by Quentin Tarantino Produced by Reginald Hudlin, Stacy Sher and Pilar Savone At the end of the day after we’ve finally put to bed all the complaints about Quentin Tarantino’s use of the word ‘nigger’, the stylized ultra-violence and placing the story of DJANGO UNCHAINED in the pre-Civil War, slavery infested […]

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Hammett

1982 American Zoetrope/Orion Pictures/Warner Bros./Paramount Pictures Directed by Wim Wenders Produced by Francis Ford Coppola Screenplay by Ross Thomas and Dennis O’Flaherty Adaptation by Thomas Pope Based on the novel “Hammett” by Joe Gores I want you guys to do me a favor, okay? If sometime in the future, after I’m dead and gone and […]

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Raw Deal

1986 De Laurentiis Entertainment Group Directed by John Irvin Produced by Martha Schmacher Screenplay by Gary DeVore and Norman Wexler Story by Luciano Vincenzoni and Sergio Donati For a change I’ll get right to the point and tell you guys exactly why I like RAW DEAL so much. For a considerable amount of screen time, […]

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Paths of Glory

1957 Bryna Productions/United Artists Directed by Stanley Kubrick Produced by James B. Harris Screenplay written by Stanley Kubrick, Jim Thompson and Calder Willingham Based on the novel “Paths of Glory” by Humphrey Cobb We could discuss and debate all day long about why Stanley Kubrick is a genius filmmaker and why so many of his […]

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