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Like Cimarron in South Africa

Like Cimarron in South Africa

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Dec 24th 2018

There’s no question that the romance-driven, continent-spanning Cinemascope action epic Untamed (1955) was certainly the biggest Hollywood sound-era studio movie bearing that moniker. The turbulent ch

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September Preorders / Burt Takes Charge

September Preorders / Burt Takes Charge

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 7th 2018

This September, revenge, reconciliation and reckonings for bad behavior earmark the four diverse Twilight Time hi-def Blu-ray debuts from directors (John Boorman, John Ford and Charles Jarrott and Hen

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Peck and King's Darker Western Ride

Peck and King's Darker Western Ride

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Aug 20th 2018

The Big Country (1958) is rightly considered an ambitious adult Western of greater than usual complexity for the genre, a noteworthy credit on the resumés of its two producers, star Gregory Peck

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September's Earth, Wind and Fire

September's Earth, Wind and Fire

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jun 26th 2018

September at Twilight Time gets provocatively political and grippingly personal, as charismatic stars play out intrigues in globe-spanning settings ranging from colorfully populated Back Bay Boston to

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King of Connections

King of Connections

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jan 24th 2018

In a conversation he had with film historian and documentary moviemaker Kevin Brownlow, the revered director King Vidor reportedly remarked: “I’m a pioneer. I’ve been in this business for years. Bu

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