A good war film needs heroes. But Vietnam had no heroes in the eyes of most Americans. Even a reasonably well-made and well-acted earnest effort like Go Tell The Spartans, set in 1964 when the US…
Fred Schepisi, for his second film, reveals a sure hand, a dynamic thrust in using a true turn-of-the-century happening [from a book by Thomas Keneally] to delve into the racism of the times against…
Midnight Express is a sordid and ostensibly true story about a young American busted [in 1970] for smuggling hash in Turkey and his subsequent harsh imprisonment and later escape. Cast, direction and…
Days of Heaven is a dramatically moving and technically breathtaking American art film, one of the great cinematic achievements of the 1970s. Told through the eyes and words of an innocent but wise…
Frank Baum [author of book The Wonderful Wizard of Oz] would never recognize his simple little story in this fantastically blown-up version [of William F. Brown's play, with music and lyrics by…
Stevie is a well-acted and literate, but also talky and claustrophobic screen biography of British poet and novelist Stevie Smith. Glenda Jackson stars in the title role and her performance - in…
Watching this picture a question keeps recurring: what would Woody Allen think of all this? Then you remember he wrote and directed it.
Brass Target, like The Eagle Has Landed , speculates on what might have happened to an historical figure in World War II had a given set of circumstances taken place.
The Last Waltz is an outstanding rock documentary of the last concert by The Band on Thanksgiving 1976 at Winterland in San Francisco.
Since the title characters in Piranha are never actually seen (there's lots of speeded-up nibbling, but no closeups of the deadly Brazilian river munchers), the pic utilizes a lot of red dye in the…
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Son of God
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The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%