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Railway Connections

Railway Connections

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jun 15th 2017

When it opened 45 years ago yesterday, Boxcar Bertha (1972), starring Barbara Hershey as a seductive Depression-era Arkansas train robber outlaw and David Carradine as her messianic union agitator

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Marty Takes the B Train

Marty Takes the B Train

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 1st 2016

Although it is clearly a Roger Corman-produced “exploitation” picture with the requisite qualities of sex, brutal violence and anarchic spirit indicative of a “B-picture,” Boxcar Bertha (1972) is al

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Six Greats to Celebrate the Fifth

Six Greats to Celebrate the Fifth

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Apr 5th 2016

There’s something magical about this particular birthdate of April 5 in movie history, spawning several tremendous screen talents that are reflective of the diverse content in the Twilight Time hi-

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Mass Mobsterism

Mass Mobsterism

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 18th 2015

One of Fall 2015’s most highly awaited movies blasts into theatres today. Black Mass stars Johnny Depp as Whitey Bulger, the brazen Boston mob boss whose unholy alliance with the FBI as a confident

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