Celebrating Father’s Day

Steve McQueen in THE GREAT ESCAPE (1963) Me and my dad (1972) From my latest at the Movie Morlocks: “I recently became an aunt again so I’ve been thinking a lot about family lately and with Father’s Day right around the corner I thought I’d share some thoughts about my own dad and how the movies we watched together helped make me the person I … Continue reading Celebrating Father’s Day

Irvin Kershner’s S*P*Y*S (1974)

In 1970 Donald Sutherland and Elliott Gould made movie history with their portrayals of Hawkeye and Trapper John, two young wisecracking surgeons working at a Mobile Army Surgical Hospital during the Korean War. The success of M*A*S*H (1970) catapulted Donald Sutherland and Elliott Gould into superstardom and audiences wanted to see them appear in more films together. In 1974 the actors got an opportunity to … Continue reading Irvin Kershner’s S*P*Y*S (1974)

Cinedelica News

I’ve been reviewing lots of DVDs over at Cinedelica recently. If you’re looking for some new films to watch I highly recommend giving Cinedelica a look. You’ll find reviews there for lots of cult films and movies that are not covered much by other sources. I’ve recently reviewed the entertaining British slasher film The Comeback (1977) and the fun musical horror comedy The Ghost in … Continue reading Cinedelica News