Monthly Archives: November 2015

Coen Brothers films ranked

You can find all sorts of reviews on films and rankings of directors, etc but I think this is a good look at 16 of the Coen brother’s films ranked from #16 to #1 click here Advertisements

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Coen Brothers – pick any film and you’ll enjoy it

They are quirky, funny, odd . . . . they work side by side, writing and planning each film and know exactly what they want.  Actors like working with them because their direction is so confident and they know how … Continue reading

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Richard Curtis

I sent an email with a link to him, very talented writer and director from the UK.  Love Actually is one of his more acclaimed movies.  He did not direct Four Weddings and a Funeral but wrote the screenplay.  You … Continue reading

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Cool, Cool, Cool of the Evening – Frank Capra, Bing Crosby and Jane Wyman

As many of you know, I’ve been reading Capra’s autobiography “The Name Above the Title”.  I’m more convinced than ever, he is the greatest director of all time and I might conceive of a film series dedicated to his film … Continue reading

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Blazing Saddles – short interview with Mel Brooks

Anytime you get to hear Mel talk about Blazing Saddles, you get humor up the ying-yang . . . . . . click here for the YouTube video

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