news

Ready to Ride Again

Ready to Ride Again

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Mar 15th 2019

Welcome to the outlaw territory of movie remakes, where a later version of an all-time classic virtually never gets the love and respect accorded the original iteration. Such a fate befell the combina

read more
Hombre: Still Tough and Terrific at Age 50

Hombre: Still Tough and Terrific at Age 50

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Mar 21st 2017

The last of Paul Newman’s three iconic mid-1960s “H” roles that started with Hud (1963) and continued with Harper (1966) took moviegoers on a tense and absorbing ride that opened 50 years ago today

read more
Mohawk's Matchless Miss Oliver

Mohawk's Matchless Miss Oliver

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Nov 9th 2015

Today’s birthday celebration covers a multitude of memorable movie characters: Cimarron’s Mrs. Tracy Wyatt, Alice in Wonderland’s Red Queen, master sleuth Hildegarde Withers, David Copperfield’s A

read more