Posts Tagged ‘1987’
“Dragnet” is pokey next to its peers. Then again, like many prototypes, it’s a merely sufficient expression of possibility without refinement of later versions.
This sketch-comedy film's creators couldn't presage how we (and our messages) self-destruct in 10 seconds or 140 characters. Still, this raucous amalgam works.
Hardly a lark, “Raising Arizona” is a story of loneliness, love, legacy and regret while remaining the Coens' most poignant, humane and hilarious work yet.
One of the first live-action films based on a toy/cartoon franchise, and also arguably the worst.
One good thing about all of the crappy remakes nowadays is that the originals get new life on DVD.