Posts Tagged ‘robert duvall’

Joe Kidd (1972)

by Christopher Lloydon December 30, 2013
"Joe Kidd," from an original screenplay by Elmore Leonard, goes to show that even the best of us sometimes do stuff just for a paycheck.

The Eagle Has Landed (1976)

by Christopher Lloydon August 5, 2013
A preposterous movie based on an absurd premise, "The Eagle Has Landed" nonetheless boasts a fine cast and direction by John Sturges.

Jack Reacher

by Nick Rogerson May 5, 2013
Exactly the sort of well-paced, whip-smart thriller everyone bemoans a lack of but rarely pays to see, Tom Cruise's "Jack Reacher" gets a second shot on Blu-ray.

Jack Reacher

by Christopher Lloydon December 20, 2012
A trashy action movie with A-list stars and production values, "Jack Reacher" ain't any great shakes. But for what it is, it does it effectively.

Get Low

by Austin Lugaron February 22, 2011
Very good performances emerge from a disappointing script.

Apocalypse Now

by Austin Lugaron October 19, 2010
This new Blu-Ray combo may be the best edition we'll ever have for this classic movie.

Heroes of the Zeroes: Secondhand Lions

by Nick Rogerson September 22, 2010
"Secondhand Lions" — a family-film narrative stuffed with imaginative, adventurous treasures — continues Nick Rogers' look at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

Get Low

by Christopher Lloydon August 18, 2010
Fifty years ago, Robert Duvall broke into movies playing recluse Boo Radley. "Get Low" brings him full circle.

Heroes of the Zeroes: Open Range

by Nick Rogerson August 12, 2010
"Open Range" — an old-school Western with one of the Zeroes' greatest gunfights — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

Heroes of the Zeroes: Lucky You

by Nick Rogerson June 30, 2010
"Lucky You" — an all-but-forgotten poker-based variation on "Tin Cup" — continues Nick Rogers' daily, alphabetical look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.