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El Dorado

PLOT (spoiler alert!!!):

Cole Thornton (John Wayne), a gunslinger-for-hire, is hired by wealthy rancher Bart Jason (Edward Asner) to help him in a range war with the McDonald family in the town of El Dorado. 1,551 more words

Movie Reviews

First U.S. Trailer for 'The Tale of the Princess Kaguya' from Studio Ghibli

Amongst the news of Studio Ghibli going on a hiatus, we are greeted by a charming first trailer for their upcoming feature The Tale of the Princess Kaguya… 294 more words

Animation

Studio Ghibli's 'The Tale of Princess Kaguya' has a US Trailer

A distinctly different style in Ghibli’s latest effort makes it immediately intriguing and visually arresting…

Who knows what’s going on over in Ghibli land… are they closing their doors, are they open but with Miyazaki retiring, is he in fact going to do another film… it’s getting somewhat hard to follow. 261 more words

News

Skating in Circles: "Rollerball" (1975)

     Norman Jewison’s “Rollerball” is one of those silly science fiction films which attempt to push their themes under the weight of far-fetched and illogical sociological reconstructions that presume the entire human race to be homogeneously content to follow a singular path to behavioral mollification, often mistakenly identified as dystopian, but since the modification appears to be entirely beholden to the willingness of the entire populace to subsume its free will for the sake of a trivial distraction, it’s more an overused example of conveniently complacent mass population lethargy. 205 more words

Movies

MOVIE REVIEW | Thief (1981)

“You’re marking time is what you are. You’re backing off. You’re hiding out. You’re waiting for a bus that you hope never comes because you dont wanna get on it anyway because you don’t wanna go anywhere. 543 more words

The Godfather (1972)

The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.

Drama