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When Horror Actors Go Bad

So, our 1001 movies quest continues (see here and here for other notable entries in this series), and today’s installment is referred to the 1945 film… 449 more words

1001 Movies

The Guns of Navarone (USA/UK, 1961)

Directed by: J. Lee Thompson. I don’t know what compelled me to check this out, but it’s an old, classic WWII movie with Gregory Peck, Anthony Quinn and David Niven, and it’s directed by the guy who did… 432 more words

REVIEW - Rollerball (1975)

FilmJuice have my review of Norman Jewison’s iconic 1970s science fiction film Rollerball, which has just been re-released on Blu-ray. When my editor at FilmJuice approached me to write about Rollerball I was initially a bit reluctant… I first saw… 1,279 more words



Pedestrian adaptation of a true story that had all the hallmarks of suspense, thrills and a few spills. Instead, Rosewater provides no empathy, no sympathy – it’s simply uninvolving and at times deeply tedious. 52 more words


The Magnificent Ambersons (USA, 1942)

Directed by: Orson Welles. Keeping up with my Welles, part two. As much as I loved Touch of Evil, the completist in me couldn’t sleep right knowing that I’d skipped from Welles’ first film to his eighth, so here we are at the much-discussed… 554 more words