Posts Tagged ‘frank sinatra’

Some Came Running (1958)

A misguided attempt to recapture magic in a bottle, "Some Came Running" is a poor vehicle for Frank Sinatra and a narrative mess.

Von Ryan’s Express (1965)

Humdrum and impersonal, "Von Ryan's Express" is a lackluster example of the WWII prisoner-of-war adventure.

From Here to Eternity (1953)

Best remembered for that iconic kiss on the beach, "From Here to Eternity" actually belongs to Montgomery Clift and his bold, sideways performance.

The Man with the Golden Arm (1955)

A daring and bleak depiction of drug addiction and descent, "The Man with the Golden Arm" is the sort of movie that can end on a sour note but still seem hopeful.

Musicians who became movie stars

Chris and Joe talk about Michael Jackson, Will Smith, Barbra Streisand and other musicians who became movie stars.

On the Town

Although the film unwisely scrapped most of Leonard Bernstein's original Broadway tunes, "On the Tune" remains an engaging romp.