Tag: Robert Redford

BR: All Is Lost (2013)

BR: All Is Lost (2013)

February 27, 2014 | By

J.C. Chandor’s lone-man-on-the-sea film is an unpretentious survival tale of a confident, stoic, practical minded man (Robert Redford) who does everything right to avoid hunger, wayward drift, and death, but is repeatedly foiled by Mother Nature at every turn…

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BR: Way We Were, The (1973)

BR: Way We Were, The (1973)

February 27, 2014 | By

When a highly reluctant Robert Redford finally buckled under Sydney Pollack’s pleading and agreed to co-star with Barbara Streisand in The Way We Were, the actor probably assumed the film wouldn’t do little more than maybe nudge his marquee status, given his role consisted of a pretty boy to whom writing comes easy, and life’s conflicts are never truly dire…

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BR: Chase, The (1966)

BR: Chase, The (1966)

April 8, 2011 | By

The Chase was a project that may have offered Brando an intriguing character trapped in a swirling drama about seething racism, but according to Twilight Time’s trio of commentators, because Penn was scheduled to direct a play soon after filming wrapped, producer Sam Spiegel…

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