Twentieth Century – Blu-Ray Review

This Howard Hawks film from 1934 is the first of Hawks’s screwball comedies. It stars John Barrymore and Carole Lombard in a movie that is pretty zany, but doesn’t go to the dizzying heights of Bringing Up Baby or His Girl Friday. However, Twentieth Century is still a very fun movie. Barrymore plays an egomaniac … Continue reading Twentieth Century – Blu-Ray Review

Crimewave (1985) – Blu-Ray Review

Crimewave is Sam Raimi’s infamous follow-up to The Evil Dead, and the second Coen Brothers script to be made into a film, released within a year of Blood Simple. The film was a very difficult production for everyone involved, and ended up tonally schizophrenic. But if you’re willing to go with it, you’ll have some … Continue reading Crimewave (1985) – Blu-Ray Review

Journey to the Far Side of the Sun (1969) – Blu-Ray Review

Journey to the Far Side of the Sun is the American title for Doppelgänger, a film that is now generally known as Journey to the Far Side of the Sun elsewhere as well. It's one of those sci-fi films that came out in the immediate wake of 2001: A Space Odyssey, a movie whose influence over the film is debatable. … Continue reading Journey to the Far Side of the Sun (1969) – Blu-Ray Review