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The Heston Cameo

Charlton Heston is for me a great example of a bigger than life film hero during my childhood. Growing up I would be watching him on Sunday afternoon television battling everything from ants in The Naked Jungle to Jack Palance in Arrowhead. 240 more words

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Die Arbeit der Nacht.

Vor einiger Zeit habe ich “Die Arbeit der Nacht” von Thomas Glavinic gelesen und habe wegen des Titels und der Wirkung beschlossen, das Buch auch nur… 1,017 more words


Trouble In the Sky (1960)

Here’s a British film that is stocked with familiar faces and is also known under the alternate title Cone of Silence.

Opening the film is the original Cad, George Sanders . 443 more words

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Marathon of the Planet of the Apes: Planet of the Apes (1968)

I recently picked up the 5 movie set of all the classic Planet of the Apes movies. I had seen the first one before, probably like ten years or so ago, and I’m a big fan of the two recent prequel(?) films. 1,548 more words


Movie Reviews: The Sheik (1921)

Though my work towards my MLIS degree has been taking its toll on my movie time, I am still working on watching the AFI lists to completion… 1,166 more words


MOVIE REVIEW | Touch of Evil (1958)

“This isn’t the real Mexico. You know that. All border towns bring out the worst in a country. I can just imagine your mother’s face if she could see our honeymoon hotel”. 1,420 more words