Posts Tagged ‘Reeling Backward’
RECENT MOVIE REVIEWS
The fantasy/horror/sci-fi hybrid represented the crossing of the Rubicon in popular filmmaking, as PG-13 movies began to push the limits of violence and sex.
The 1975 cult classic exists now mostly as a cheesy artifact that nevertheless influenced later films.
A smart and sly romantic comedy that showcases the war between the sexes, "Hobson's Choice" is David Lean in his pre-epic phase.
Bill Forsyth's breakout film is a romantic comedy in which the characters don't behave for the camera, but simply exist and are observed.
A prototypical piece of mid-century low-budget spectacle, "Raiders of the Seven Seas" isn't a bad film, just a cheap one.
A musical romantic drama that departs greatly from the James Hilton novella, "Goodbye, Mr. Chips" boasts one of Peter O'Toole's best turns.