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Death Becomes Bruce

Death Becomes Bruce

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jun 4th 2018

As IMDB tells it, he’s quite alive and kicking on screen with a vengeance, with no less than a dozen 2018 projects listed in various stages of completion and release, pre- and post-production. But two

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The Kind of Guy You Make a Movie About

The Kind of Guy You Make a Movie About

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 27th 2017

The establishment of a legend can strike like a bolt of lightning. The maintenance of a legend – and the freedom to operate that it promises – can be exhausting and unforgiving. The gray areas wher

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Loving and Lethal Dances with Judy

Loving and Lethal Dances with Judy

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 11th 2017

This summer, the fan favorite To Sir, with Love (1967, adapted and directed by James Clavell from educator E.R. Braithwaite's book) celebrated its 50th anniversary. That London-set, mod-centric touc

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The Troops of October

The Troops of October

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jul 17th 2017

Swashbucklers, cutthroats, soldiers of fortune and Western revisionism are present in spades in Twilight Time’s mighty four-film October package delivery. The roughneck roster includes Tyrone Power

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The Dirty Disappearance

The Dirty Disappearance

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jul 11th 2016

In its fourth week of release on this day 49 years ago, The Dirty Dozen was the #1 film, the third of five times it would grasp the top spot. Among the title crew of murderous soldier misfits, John

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