Blu-Ray Review – Fail Safe (1964)

Fail Safe is one of Sidney Lumet's earlier notable films. He cut his teeth on TV plays for Playhouse 90, Kraft Television Theatre and Studio One, and at that time made the extremely controversial The Sacco-Vanzetti Story for NBC. He started making features alongside the TV plays, and it's no coincidence that his first feature, the magnificent 12 Angry Men, was an … Continue reading Blu-Ray Review – Fail Safe (1964)

Blu-Ray Review – The Point

The Point is a bizarro animated ABC Movie of the Week that was based on a story by the singer/songwriter Harry Nilsson, who also supplied the songs. It came out in 1971, which was during Nilsson's most commercially successful period. This when he’d made the absolutely fantastic Nilsson Schmilsson album, which has some of most famous songs, like … Continue reading Blu-Ray Review – The Point