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Jerry's Moviemaking Run

Jerry's Moviemaking Run

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 15th 2017

Marking today’s 106th birthday of studio executive/screenwriter/producer Jerry Wald (1911-1962), one asks: “What made Jerry Wald run?” Across 30 years of remarkable stints at four Hollywood studios

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September Preorders / The Frame of the Rose

September Preorders / The Frame of the Rose

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 6th 2017

Twilight Time gallops into fall with three thrilling examples of the Western genre from skilled directors, bridging the traditional and the revisionist, and featuring stars that added luster to any

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A One-Eyed Director's Three-Dimensionality

A One-Eyed Director's Three-Dimensionality

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Aug 16th 2017

Amassing well over 100 feature film credits as a director across a 50-year span, Raoul Walsh (1887-1980) with astonishing regularity, and through sheer volume of activity would eventually steer mov

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September Throng

September Throng

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jun 19th 2017

Western gems (including one in 3D and two co-starring the formidable Robert Ryan), Woody-flavored chamber drama and Widescreen Early Cinemascope adventure earmark Twilight Time’s September lineup o

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