Thunderbolt and Lightfoot
Recommended Director: Michael Cimino Starring: Clint Eastwood, Jeff Bridges, George Kennedy Year: 1974 I grew up in the 80s & 90s watching the classic films of the 70s. They possess a certain feel and rhythm that I still enjoy to this day, and often they stand out in my mind with a sense of nostalgia all their own. I assume I'm not alone in my love of that decade's movies, from the outfits to ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 5:33 am
Hollywood great Zsigmond opens
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Hungarian-born cinematographer Vilmos Zsigmond, who won an Oscar for his work on "Close Encounters of the Third Kind", opened the first solo exhibition of ...
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 10:26 pm
Hollywood great Zsigmond opens first show of
Hungarian-born cinematographer Vilmos Zsigmond, who won an Oscar for his work on "Close Encounters of the Third Kind", opened the first solo exhibition of his photos in Budapest on Friday. "It's a fantastic feeling to have what is my first ever real exhibition," the 84-year-old told reporters Friday at the "Photographed by Vilmos Zsigmond" exhibition which runs until June 21 at the Ludwig Museum ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 7:31 am
Juliette Lewis Reflects On Geoffrey Lewis’
Actress Juliette Lewis opened up about the death of her father, Geoffrey Lewis, using her official social media pages. The 41-year-old actress shared an old picture of herself and her father walking arm in arm on Instagram Wednesday. In the picture, Geoffrey and Juliette Lewis are dressed in tuxedos with large smiles on their faces. Juliette Lewis Reflects On Geoffrey Lewis’ Death With A Pic is ...
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 10:58 am
Geoffrey Lewis, actor and father of Juliette
Actor Geoffrey Lewis, who appeared in several Clint Eastwood movies and made guest appearances on dozens of TV shows in the '60s through '80s, died Tuesday in Woodland Hills, Calif. of natural causes, according to a family friend. He was 79.
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 6:42 am
Owen Wilson, Lake Bell try to survive in
It’s “Apocalypse Yesterday.” The irony. The irony. This thematic territory is a tough needle to thread. Michael Cimino won Best Picture for “The Deer Hunter” (1978) by having the Viet Cong torture Robert DeNiro and Christopher Walken ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:08 am
Locarno Film Festival 2015 more than a movie
Directors such as Michael Cimino (US), Marco Bellocchio (Italy) and Marlen Khutsiev (Russia), along with actors such as Edward Norton, Andy Garcia (US) and Bulle Ogier (France), took the stage night after night, sparking the enthusiasm of the public.
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 6:41 am
DVD Review: Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974)
Directed and written by Michael Cimino. Starring Clint Eastwood, Jeff Bridges, George Kennedy, Geoffrey Lewis, Catherine Bach, Gary Busey, Jack Dodson, Burton Gilliam, Vic Tayback, Dub Taylor. Released May 24, 1974. Released to DVD by Kino-Lorber in April ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 4:39 pm
Iconoclast US filmmakers lionised long after
The living spirit of the mountain, says Michael Cimino , will tease the hapless film director by inviting clouds to scud in front of the sun just at the optimum moment. "It's like a beautiful woman playing with you a little bit. She wants to see exactly ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 1:08 am
How 'Fantastic Four's' Josh Trank Can Get
Silent-era master D.W. Griffith became nearly penniless when sound came along. Oscar winner Michael Cimino (The Deer Hunter) turned into a byword for profligacy following the debacle of 1980's Heaven's Gate (he went on to make 1985's Year of the Dragon and ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 3:19 am