Here's to what we didn't get about Mrs.
SFGateHere's to what we didn't get about Mrs. RobinsonSFGateNatalie Wood supposedly turned down not only the part of Mrs. Robinson but the role of Elaine as well. Among the many actors considered for Benjamin were Harrison Ford, Gene Wilder, Steve McQueen, Jack Nicholson, Albert Finney and George Hamilton.and more »
Posted on 18 April 2017 | 11:24 am
How 'The Fate Of The Furious' Succeeds By
moviepilot.comHow 'The Fate Of The Furious' Succeeds By Mixing 'Ocean's Eleven' With The James Bond Formulamoviepilot.comDom's plan from the moment he get entangled with the villainous Cipher (Charlize Theron) resembles the tactics of Danny Ocean; Dom visiting Helen Mirren's Magdalene Shaw was like seeing Ocean visiting Albert Finney's LeMarque in Ocean's Twelve ...and more »
Posted on 17 April 2017 | 3:40 pm
SALFORD ACTOR IN INTERRACIAL EXTRA MARITAL
Salford StarSALFORD ACTOR IN INTERRACIAL EXTRA MARITAL AFFAIR DRAMASalford StarBroughton actor, Vincent Stable, stars in a new community production, Stolen Moments, at Z-Arts in Hulme this week. The drama focuses on an interracial extra marital affair, or 'quick fumble', between a young woman and a middle-aged dad. But there's ...
Posted on 16 April 2017 | 1:07 am
'Cowardly, arrogant, drunk. How lucky I was
'Cowardly, arrogant, drunk. How lucky I was as Withnail'The Times (subscription)The top 10 films of 1987 included Fatal Attraction, RoboCop and Lethal Weapon. Another movie emphatically failed to make that list, receiving a lukewarm response from the critics and drawing tepid business at the box office. Only The Sunday Times ...
Posted on 15 April 2017 | 4:02 pm
Denial director Mick Jackson tells how he
Stuff.co.nzDenial director Mick Jackson tells how he touched the Holocaust - StuffStuff.co.nzWhy one Hollywood director compares Donald Trump to Holocaust denier David Irving.and more »
Posted on 10 April 2017 | 3:05 pm
Skyfall Isn't The Best Bond Flick, But
There's no good answer to the "What's the best James Bond movie?" question, since the best James Bond movie will always be the first one you saw when you were a kid. (I ride for Live and Let Die until death.) And there's no good answer as to which James Bond is the best James Bond, since everyone just seems to rank the Bonds based on how Sean Connery-esque they are. (Sean Connery himself tends ...
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 12:20 pm
The 29 Greatest Car Movies Ever
With the release of Furious 7 this week and the impending release of Mad Max: Fury Road next month, car movies have suddenly taken center stage. Of course, a “car movie” can mean many things — from a racing flick to a road movie to, well, a film that’s just set among cars in ... More »
Posted on 1 April 2015 | 10:16 am
‘MST3K’ skewers turkeys, 5 vintage
Four vintage movies are roasted by “Mystery Science Theater 3000,” and five other titles make their DVD/Blu-ray...
Posted on 27 March 2015 | 5:46 pm
Talking Pictures: 'Orient Express'
Sidney Lumet directed the 1974 film release based on Agatha Christie's acclaimed novel, "Murder on the Orient Express.
Posted on 18 March 2015 | 4:51 pm
Annie, latest Hunger Games, Maude box set
This week's reviews of what's new on Blu-ray and DVD by Matt Brunson (View From The Couch is a weekly column that reviews what's new on Blu-ray and DVD. Ratings are on a four-star scale.)… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Posted on 18 March 2015 | 11:09 am
Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Schumer are
we follow the orphan Annie, whose search for her birth parents is eventually aided by initially opportunistic politician Oliver Warbucks. With Albert Finney, Carol Burnett, Bernadette Peters, and Tim Curry.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:31 pm
Sean Connery’s birthday: 85 facts about
82: He was once stopped for speeding by an officer named Sergeant James Bond. 83: Sam Mendes confirmed that Connery was considered for the Kincaide role taken by Albert Finney in Skyfall, but said the idea was shelved as being distracting to the film.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:47 pm
Tributes to Brent House Carvery founder Max
Max served many famous customers, including Brian Forbes, Albert Finney, Anthony Quayle, and Harry Secombe. By far his most famous customer in London was Marilyn Monroe, who specifically asked for Max to serve her when she visited. In 1959 Max worked his ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:31 pm
TV Thursday: Hilarious comedies have
It’s a great story, beautifully told; Julia Roberts won an Academy Award, with nominations for the movie, the script and Albert Finney. •“Bones,” 9 p.m., Fox. The victim may have been bullied, causing Brennan to recall her own girlhood.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 2:24 pm
Oscars: Who Are the Candidates for Governors
or the still active Max von Sydow (legendary international actor), Martin Sheen (still-active star of classics Badlands and Apocalypse Now), Albert Finney (star of 1963's best picture Tom Jones and many other memorable pics), James Caan or Donald Sutherland.
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 12:35 pm