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Along the Liam Neeson Track

Along the Liam Neeson Track

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jan 12th 2018

In theaters nationwide, Liam Neeson today starts playing a dangerous game of Strangers on a Train in the breakneck action thriller The Commuter, engaging in what’s become his screen stock-in-trade

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A Prayer for the Living

A Prayer for the Living

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 12th 2016

Opening 29 years ago yesterday on a date that would later become explosively fused with the tragic specter of global terrorism, A Prayer for the Dying (1987) was an ambitious attempt, based on a no

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The Trip to a Full Bounty

The Trip to a Full Bounty

Posted by Mike Finnegan on May 4th 2016

When The Bounty (1984) unfurled its sails in theaters 32 years ago today, it had changed ship’s personnel, corrected its course and altered its scope in a long-gestating voyage from page to screen.

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Quality in Pairs: Philadelphia

Quality in Pairs: Philadelphia

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Dec 22nd 2015

Each of the actors contending for the 1993 Best Actor Academy Award® could claim two performances of distinction that year, even though the Oscar® nomination process recognized only one. First-time

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