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Bring On the Brazen and the Brutal

Bring On the Brazen and the Brutal

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Nov 15th 2018

The year 1967 at the movies seemed to kick into a higher gear in terms of adult content with bolder depictions of violence and sexualized behavior. Urban criminal activity was forcefully addressed wit

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A Tony 50-Year-Old

A Tony 50-Year-Old

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Nov 10th 2017

“In the most effortless performance of his movie career, Frank Sinatra played a character who seemed closer to his real self than any he had ever portrayed.” Biographer James Kaplan makes that asse

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Poisonous Path

Poisonous Path

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 19th 2017

Its two attractive star leads had commercial and critical cachet, its writer and director were considered rising talents to watch and its executive producer’s most recent credit was a Best Picture

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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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August Preorders / Wynn Win

August Preorders / Wynn Win

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jul 27th 2016

Set for a release date of August 16, six Twilight Time Blu-ray titles are posting for preorder today (at 4 PM EDT/1PM PDT). They include the Sam Peckinpah-scripted frontier cavalry Western The Glor

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