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Robert Mitchum

Jaco Pastorius made his name as a jazz-fusion bassist but his influence reverberated well beyond those circles. Along with home movies and concert footage, Robert Trujillo Presents Jaco includes testimonials by everyone from Herbie Hancock ... more

Home Movies

In director Todd Haynes’ film Carol, two women (Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara) are drawn together by love and desire. Based on the once-shocking novel The Price of Salt by Patricia Highsmith, Carol recreates the caution and danger of lesbiani... more

Film Reviews

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Thunder Road (Arthur Ripley, 1958) - Trailer / Youtube

Robert Mitchum was thoroughly invested in Thunder Road (1958), out on a DVD-Blu-ray set. He wrote the story and co-wrote the theme song as well as playing the protagonist, a moonshine “transporter.” more

Home Movies

Only the arrogant, the foolish or the bold set out to remake a classic film and expect to find respect. Flush with the success of Death Wish , writer-director Michael Winner must have been a bit arrogant in producing his The Big Sleep , a 1978 re.. more

I Hate Hollywood

With immigration in the headlines again after Arizona passed a controversial law authorizing police to detain people they suspect of being in the country illegally, turnout should be particularly high for today’s 4th annual March for more

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