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Blue Freedom

Blue Freedom

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jul 4th 2016

Happy Independence Day. The director of Grease enjoyed his personal freedom to pick a passion project following that 1978 musical’s huge success, and Randal Kleiser’s choice was a more scenically g

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The Hurt Locker

The Hurt Locker

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jan 22nd 2016

Across six decades and over 200 acting/narrating/animated voicing movie, TV and short-subject credits, the British subject of today’s 76th birthday celebration is a knight with a quiver full of doze

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The Seasonal Hand of Providence

The Seasonal Hand of Providence

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Dec 11th 2015

Despite the care and craft lavished on it, director Fred Zinnemann’s 1964 historical epic Behold a Pale Horse was not a critical or box-office success. But he still had the backing of the studio fo

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