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Hayward Hits 100

Hayward Hits 100

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jun 30th 2017

In marking today’s centenary of the birth of a singular and enduring Hollywood star from Brooklyn who was a potent box-office favorite in the 1950s after steadily building a career through persevera

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Recollected Dream

Recollected Dream

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Apr 11th 2017

On this 55th anniversary of the day the national rollout release began on Elvis Presley’s easygoing “hillbilly family” musical Follow That Dream (1962), fond memories of the entertainer’s impact on

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Partners in Revenge

Partners in Revenge

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Mar 10th 2016

The first of a six-movie partnership that would bring a new, grittier edge to action movies in the 1970s and ’80s was shot not in the New Mexico territory in which it was set in the 1870s but in the

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