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Exodus: Its First and Subsequent Years

Exodus: Its First and Subsequent Years

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Dec 15th 2017

Fifty-seven years ago tonight, producer/director Otto Preminger’s massive and sweeping film adaptation of Exodus (1960), Leon Uris’s 1958 historical novel set during the tumultuous early years of th

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June Preorders / Summer Cinematic Series

June Preorders / Summer Cinematic Series

Posted by Mike Finnegan on May 31st 2017

Could your hi-def Blu-ray collection use an additional infusion of any of the following: 1) Hard-charging World War II battle action? 2) High seas Cold War-era nuclear confrontation? 3) Humidity-dr

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Lester: More Than a Flash

Lester: More Than a Flash

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Aug 10th 2016

In many areas of endeavor, less is more. To cinephiles, Lester is more, and lots of the work of innovative director Richard Lester is currently on view this month at Los Angeles’ New Beverly Cinema,

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