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February Starts Spreading the News

February Starts Spreading the News

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Nov 21st 2017

Four Big Apple tales – lighthearted, heartrending and nerve-frying, depending on your proclivities – comprise the Twilight Time four-film February bill of fare. Like the major metropolitan area in

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Plimpton's Progress

Plimpton's Progress

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Nov 16th 2017

Thirty-two years ago, her greatest fame was as one of The Goonies (1985). As she today turns 47, Martha Plimpton has become so much more: a stage and screen actress of distinction with three Tony®

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Interesting Rather Than Big: Sam Waterston

Interesting Rather Than Big: Sam Waterston

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Nov 15th 2017

Though he may occasionally venture onto the dark side playing calculating bastards in projects like Heaven’s Gate (1980) and Miss Sloane (2016), stage thespian-turned-screen favorite Sam Waterston,

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Regular Guy in Alice's Wonderland

Regular Guy in Alice's Wonderland

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Nov 13th 2017

Vigorous Chicago Cubs fan, award-winning actor and long-time Criminal Minds star Joe Mantegna reaches his 70-year mark today, and the down-to-earth everyman – with a penchant for unmistakable menac

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Comedy by the Bunch

Comedy by the Bunch

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Oct 27th 2017

El Weirdo does not have the same resonance in terms of humor or gravity for a movie title as does Bananas (1971), so it was astute of co-writers Woody Allen and Mickey Rose, following their hip and

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