news

Let's Make It Again

Let's Make It Again

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 23rd 2016

The Magnificent Seven: 2016 Edition – call it a remake, reinvention, updating, homage, whatever – rides into theatres today and critical, audience and box office reactions will determine whether it

read more
Language and Images: Bolt and Roeg

Language and Images: Bolt and Roeg

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Aug 15th 2016

When the film of A Man for All Seasons (1966) is discussed, it’s usually with regard to the intuitive dexterity and shimmering craft bestowed on the material by director Fred Zinnemann, but it’s equ

read more
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.

read more