Category - Film

“Grease”

The original “Grease” (1978) is a classic. While the film itself is a retro of the 1950s, it’s become a retro in its campy, greasy kitsch. “Grease” begins with the summer love story of Danny (John Travolta) and Sandy...

Goodfellas (1990)

From the moment the very opening line of “As far back as I can remember, I always wanted to be a gangster”, was uttered by Ray Liotta, in that distinct new York accent, he and the stunning supporting cast of...

“Goldfinger” (1964)

Genre: Thriller Director: Guy Hamilton Starring Cast: Sean Connery, Honor Blackman, Gert Frobe “Goldfinger,” the third film of the Bond era, is thought by many fans to be the best of the bunch. This time around, James...

“Gentlemen Prefer Blondes” (1953)

Genre: Musical Director: Howard Hawks Starring Cast: Jane Russell, Marilyn Monroe, Elliot Reid Two little girls from little rock, club singers Lorelei (Monroe) and Dorothy are embarking on a transatlantic cruise to...

“Gone Baby Gone”

This is a very, very disturbing movie to watch, and I’ll be honest, I could barely finish it. First of all, the language was shocking and not something I enjoy being exposed to. Of course, the film is not meant to...

The Godfather Part III (1990)

Sadly, ‘The Godfather Part III’ was very disappointing. At times the dialogue was utterly and unbelievably ridiculous. The new characters were not believable and were not able to inspire the same interest, appeal or...

Fort Apache (1948) USA

Genre: Western Director: John Ford Starring Cast: John Wayne, Henry Fonda, Shirley Temple, John Agar. Based on “Massacre” by James Warner Bellah, Fort Apache is a classic Western story of Captain Kirby York (Wayne), a...

“Dracula” (1958)

Genre: Horror Director: Terence Fisher Starring Cast: Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee “Dracula” begins with Jonathan Harker arriving at a tumbledown, remote castle in Germany to document the library of Count Dracula...

The Godfather Part II

It is so well documented, it is almost a cliché, but ‘The Godfather Part II’ is in many ways superior to the original, but that should not be taken as a slight to the first film. ‘The Godfather Part II’ is simply...

The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian

If you are one of those who love a good adventure flick with all the elements of romance and thrill thrown in, then The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian is just what you will like. This entertaining film makes for...

“Dirty Harry” (1971)

Genre: Thriller Director: Don Siegel Starring Cast: Clint Eastwood, Harry Guardino Harry Callaghan has something to say, “…ask yourself one question: Do I feel lucky, Well, do ya punk,” This is the famous line in...

The Godfather Part 1 (1972)

Listed as the seconded greatest film of all time, to ‘Citizen Kane’ and ranking first in the genre of crime drama by the American Film Institute, ‘The Godfather’ is father to many memorable scenes that have yet to be...