Tag: Sam Spiegel

Tales of Murder and Cads: The Night of the Generals (1967) and Triple Crown (1966)

Tales of Murder and Cads: The Night of the Generals (1967) and Triple Crown (1966)

July 21, 2015 | By

Reviews of Anatole Litvak and Sam Spiegel’s The Night of the Generals (1967) on Blu from Twilight + Terence Young’s Triple Cross (1966) on DVD.

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BR: Night of the Generals, The (1967)

BR: Night of the Generals, The (1967)

July 21, 2015 | By

After the massive international success of Lawrence of Arabia (1962), producer Sam Spiegel took a little longer to find the right material for his next project, and while it took 4 years for the next wave of films to materialize, his next trio of productions – The Chase (1966), The Night of the Generals (1967), and The Happening (1967) – were a mixed bag…

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BR: Nicholas and Alexandra (1971)

BR: Nicholas and Alexandra (1971)

December 29, 2013 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / N to O . Film: Very Good / BR Transfer: Excellent/ BR Extras: Very Good Label: Twilight Time / Region: All / Released:  February 12, 2013 Genre: Historical Drama / Biography / The Romanovs / Russian Revolution Synopsis: The final years of Russia’s last rulers – Tsar Nicholas […]

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Hot & Bothered: The Chase, by Arthur Penn and Sam Spiegel

Hot & Bothered: The Chase, by Arthur Penn and Sam Spiegel

April 9, 2011 | By

Editor’s Blog on the recent screening of producer Sam Spiegel’s The Chase (1966), as part of their retrospective on director Arthur Penn, plus a review of the film and John Barry’s score…

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Hot & Bothered: The Chase, by Arthur Penn and Sam Spiegel

Hot & Bothered: The Chase, by Arthur Penn and Sam Spiegel

April 9, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Editor’s Blog on the recent screening of producer Sam Spiegel’s The Chase (1966), as part of their retrospective on director Arthur Penn, plus a review of the film and John Barry’s score…

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CD: Chase, The (1966)

CD: Chase, The (1966)

April 8, 2011 | By

Return to: Home / Soundtrack  Reviews / C . Rating: Very Good Label: Sony Legacy/ Released: May 18, 2004 Tracks & Album Length: 16 tracks / (55:58) . Special Notes: n/a. . Composer: John Barry . . Review: John Barry was imported to the States by producer Sam Spiegel to score The Chase, a lurid drama about […]

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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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