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Boss Dabney

Boss Dabney

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jan 3rd 2017

Dabney Coleman turns a sturdy and venerable 85 today, and the still-working Austin, TX, native – with 2016 appearances in Ray Donovan and Warren Beatty’s Rules Don’t Apply lately added to his volu

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September Preorders / The Coburn Touch

September Preorders / The Coburn Touch

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Aug 31st 2016

The Twilight Time hi-def Blu-ray lineup for a September 13 arrival bristles with rascally fun topicality, heart-racing crime and espionage and above all, an assemblage of marvelous actors (including

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Number 3 with a Bullet

Number 3 with a Bullet

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jun 20th 2016

Richard Brooks wrote and directed only three Westerns, but each one is a keeper, beautifully shot and expertly acted, eliciting new colors from some actors and invested with his favorite themes of r

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Reckoning with Robson / The Northern Route

Reckoning with Robson / The Northern Route

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Dec 4th 2015

Born 102 years ago today in Montreal, Mark Robson (1913-1978) – like his fellow RKO alumnus Robert Wise – had a great mentor, producer Val Lewton, who saw in both Robson and Wise, then learning the

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