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More with Less: Gordon Douglas

More with Less: Gordon Douglas

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Dec 15th 2016

Born today 107 years ago, Gordon Douglas (1909-1993) directed dozens of movies, including Our Gang comedy shorts, romances, whodunits, action/adventures, Westerns, musicals, docudramas and even mad

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It Takes Three

It Takes Three

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jul 19th 2016

Five years after the japery of A Midsummer Night’s Sex Comedy and the playfulness of Summer Lovers came the mid-July U.S. opening of a ribald and raunchy British import from a director (Alan Clarke

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Saluting John Guillermin / Bunny Lake Is Found

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Oct 2nd 2015

Earlier this week, veteran director John Guillermin died at age 89. His 40-year body of work ranged from the classy (The Waltz of the Toreadors, Death on the Nile) to the colossal (King Kong, The Towe

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