Posts Tagged "biography"

Splintered Visions (2015)

In that annals of horror cinema Lucio Fulci is a giant name when it comes to sleaze and gore. For many of us he is the first touchstone into the wild word of Eurohorror, led there by promises of uncompromising vision and boat loads of red stuff. From there the world of Eurohorror and more […]

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Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction (2014)

Harry Dean Stanton is a character actor. You’ve seen him countless times over the last several decades playing a variety of supporting roles and many iconic films. The man has over 250 acting credits and to fans of the funky and cult is always a welcome addition to any cast. Partly Fiction is a documentary […]

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Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay (2012)

I’m fascinated with magic, more importantly magicians. There’s something about dedicating your life to making people believe the unbelievable that appeals to me. I myself have never attempted any kind of magic but it’s something that has hovered around the edges of my interest. The problem is the media sanctioned magicians of today hold little […]

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Tabloid (2010)

Errol Morris is a hallowed name in documentary film making. He’s a guy that has done some of the best of the genre and has truly made a difference with his film The Thin Blue Line. He’s a great storyteller and Tabloid is a well told tale but that wasn’t enough for me. Tabloid is […]

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Point Blank by Dwayne Epstein (2013)

Lee Marvin is an actor I have casually seen in films for years. His long face and gravelly voice mixed with his tough guy persona has held special interest with me. I was born in 84′ and Lee Marvin died in ’87 so I haven’t had much exposure to the man behind the films. All […]

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