Tag: George C. Scott

BR: Changeling, The (1980)

BR: Changeling, The (1980)

October 13, 2018 | By

Even after the lengthy wave of 1980s gory drive-in shockers and the slasher craze (writer Gray penned the CanCon classiques Prom Night and Humungous; co-writer Diana Maddox The Amateur for the producers), The Changeling still retained respect from genre fans because of its unnerving story of a concert pianist…

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Career High Points: The Hospital (1971) + The Valachi Papers (1972)

Career High Points: The Hospital (1971) + The Valachi Papers (1972)

January 23, 2018 | By

Two career peaks are profiled via Twilight Time Blu-rays: George C. Scott in The Hospital (1971) + Charles Bronson in The Valachi Papers (1972).

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BR: Hospital, The (1971)

BR: Hospital, The (1971)

January 23, 2018 | By

Preceding the bilious Oscar-winning black comedy Network (1977), The Hospital also earned writer-producer Paddy Chayefsky an Oscar for his similarly vicious script on a NYC inner city hospital whose innards and surrounding appendages are erupting with unrest and sudden deaths…

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BR: Hardcore (1979)

BR: Hardcore (1979)

August 29, 2017 | By

Paul Schrader’s screenplay was inspired by a story in which a girl traveled to California from her staunch Dutch Calvinist community in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and got lost in the sleazy world of hardcore porn. This undoubtedly fascinated Schrader, not only because it involved someone from his home town…

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DVD: Flim-Flam Man, The (1967)

DVD: Flim-Flam Man, The (1967)

September 18, 2011 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / F . Film: Excellent/ DVD Transfer: Very Good / DVD Extras: Very Good Label: Twilight Time / Region: 0 (NTSC) / Released: August, 2011 Genre: Comedy Synopsis:  conman’s perfect team formula is put into jeopardy when his young apprenctice falls for the daughter of their latest mark. Special […]

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