Tag: Blake Edwards

BR: My Sister Eileen (1955)

BR: My Sister Eileen (1955)

August 8, 2018 | By

With colour and CinemaScope, the 1955 version of Ruth McKenney’s tales retains most of the same characters from the original film, with some unique modifications. Gone is the setting of WWII and the need to economize, as are opening scenes in which sisters Ruth (Betty Garrett) and Eileen (Janet Leigh) make it clear…

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BR: Experiment in Terror (1962)

BR: Experiment in Terror (1962)

February 18, 2013 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / E . Film: Excellent/ BR Transfer: Excellent/ BR Extras: Good Label: Twilight Time/ Region: All / Released: January, 2013 Genre: Suspense / Thriller / Film Noir Synopsis: A bank teller is blackmailed into stealing $100,000 from her branch but attempts to foil her tormentor’s scheme by immediately involving […]

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Blake Edwards’ Experiment in Terror

Blake Edwards’ Experiment in Terror

February 18, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Yes, it’s Family Day, that elitist holiday that doesn’t guarantee a day off for the eloctorate at large, except those under the provincial and banking employ. On this otherwise standard working day for regular stiffs, I’ve uploaded a long and windy review of Blake Edwards’ underrated suspense classic Experiment in Terror (1962), newly released by Twilight Time in Blu-ray, sporting a clean stereo isolated score track of Henry Mancini’s excellent music.

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BR: High Time (1960)

BR: High Time (1960)

October 4, 2012 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / H . Film: Good/ BR Transfer: Very Good/ BR Extras: Good Label: Twilight Time / Region: All / Released: August, 2012 Genre: Comedy Synopsis:  A 54 year old restauranteur is intent on showing his bratty kids the worthiness of getting a university degree by doing the 4-year session all […]

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Blake Edwards R.I.P.

Blake Edwards R.I.P.

December 20, 2010 | By

Writer / director / producer Blake Edwards passed away December 19 at the age of 88, leaving behind wife Julie Andrews, two children, and an extraordinary body of work…

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