The Idolmaker

1980 UNITED ARTISTS Directed by Taylor Hackford Produced by Gene Kirkwood and Howard W. Koch, Jr. Written by Edward Di Lorenzo Original Music by Jeff Barry There were a lot of great performances in 1980. Robert DeNiro took home the Oscar for Best Actor in “Raging Bull.” John Hurt, Jack Lemmon, Peter O’Toole for “The […]

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The Expendables 3

Directed by Patrick Hughes Produced by Avi Lerner, Kevin King-Templeton, Danny Lerner, Les Weldon and John Thompson Screenplay by Creighton Rothenberger, Katrin Benedikt and Sylvester Stallone Based on a story by Sylvester Stallone Based on characters by David Callaham It seems like a small and petty thing, I know. But every time I watch an […]

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The Baby

1973 Quintet Productions Directed by Ted Post Produced by Abe Polsky, Milton Polsky and Elliott Feinman Written by Abe Polsky I am so thankful and grateful that I live in a world where movies like THE BABY were once made. There is absolutely no way on God’s green Earth that THE BABY could have been […]

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Guardians of The Galaxy

2014 Marvel Studios Directed by James Gunn Produced by Kevin Feige Screenplay by James Gunn and Nicole Perlman Based on “Guardians of The Galaxy” by Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning I’m just going to come out and say it straight and plain so you’ll know exactly where I’m going with this review and if you […]

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American Pop

1981 Columbia Pictures Directed by Ralph Bakshi Produced by Ralph Bakshi and Martin Ranshohoff Written by Ronni Kern Music Adaptation and Original Music by Lee Holdridge How much do I love AMERICAN POP? I saw the movie during its original theatrical run back in 1981 in a Times Square theater. Back then, they didn’t kick […]

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