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Mineo's Journey

Mineo's Journey

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jan 10th 2017

Before he became a screen teen idol as a result of his poignant Oscar®-nominated performance as Plato in the scorching Rebel Without a Cause (1955, directed by Nicholas Ray), Sal Mineo (1939-1976),

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Melting Pots

Melting Pots

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Nov 14th 2016

In advance of this week’s hi-def arrival of Robin Williams as a Moscovite musician who decides to defect to America while shopping in Bloomingdale’s Manhattan flagship store in Paul Mazursky’s soul

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Expediting Exodus

Expediting Exodus

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Feb 23rd 2016

Even as he was busy promoting his two prestigious 1959 releases, Porgy and Bess and Anatomy of a Murder, which opened within two weeks of each other that summer, producer-director Otto Preminger was

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