Tag: John Guillermin

DVD: El Condor (1970)

DVD: El Condor (1970)

January 8, 2018 | By

After Play Dirty (1969), a film that would be his last as director, Andre De Toth produced another exercise in nihilism, this time a buddy western featuring action, a few broad laughs, and risqué R-rated material, capped with a finale that leaves about half of the leading characters alive…

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The Sights & Sounds of The Blue Max on Blu + CD

The Sights & Sounds of The Blue Max on Blu + CD

March 26, 2014 | By

John Guillermin’s awesome WWI flying drama The Blue Max makes it to Blu-ray via Twilight Time, sporting new commentary and music tracks + Jerry Goldsmith’s score is released by La-La Land Records in a 2-CD set.

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BR: Blue Max, The (1966)

BR: Blue Max, The (1966)

March 26, 2014 | By

  Film: Excellent Transfer: Excellent/ Extras: Excellent Label: Twilight Time Region: All Released:  February 11, 2014 Genre:  War / Action / Aviation Synopsis: An arrogant German fighter pilot rises to the top during the waning months of WWI. Special Features:  Audio Commentary Track #1: film historian Julie Kirgo and producer Nick Redman / Audio Commentary #2: Isolated […]

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John Guillermin at Fox

John Guillermin at Fox

January 24, 2012 | By

Reviews of three films British director John Guillermin (The Towering Inferno) made at Twentieth Century-Fox during the 1960s: Guns at Batasi (Fox), Rapture (freshly released on Blu-ray by Twilight Time), and The Blue Max (Fox)

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DVD: Guns at Batasi (1964)

DVD: Guns at Batasi (1964)

January 24, 2012 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / G . Film: Very Good/ DVD Transfer: Very Good/ DVD Extras: Very Good Label: Twentieth Century-Fox / Region: 1 (NTSC) / Released: May 23, 2006 Genre: Drama / War / Politics Synopsis: A group of British soldiers find themselves trapped when their base is surrounded by rebel soldiers during […]

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BR: Rapture (1965)

BR: Rapture (1965)

January 24, 2012 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / P to R . Film: Excellent/ BR Transfer: Excellent/ BR Extras: Good Label: Twilight Time / Region: All / Released: December, 2011 Genre: Drama Synopsis: The arrival of a handsome young man on the run affects the disfunctional relationship between a possessive father and his fantasy-driven daughter. Special […]

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