The Two Killings of Sam Cooke

2019 All Rise Films/Triage Entertainment/Netflix Directed by Kelly Duane De La Vega Written and Created by Jeff Zimbalist & Michael Zimbalist Produced by Max Landes Edited by Inbal B. Lessner/Katrina Taylor I’ve been told I have excellent taste in music. If so, I have to credit that to my parents, Leroy and Corine Ferguson who […]

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Rio Conchos

1964 20th Century Fox Directed by Gordon Douglas Produced by David Weisbart Screenplay by Joseph Landon and Clair Huffaker Based on the novel “Guns of Rio Conchos” written by Clair Huffaker Music by Jerry Goldsmith You tell me that there’s a movie or television show with Richard Boone in it and I’m watching it. Period. […]

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tick…tick…tick

1970 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Directed by Ralph Nelson Produced by James Lee Barrett and Ralph Nelson Written by James Lee Barrett tick…tick…tick was made 46 years ago and if we were as truly as enlightened and progressive a society as we like to believe we are then we would look at this movie today and be horrified […]

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Three The Hard Way

1974 Allied Artists Produced by Harry Bernson Directed by Gordon Parks, Jr. Written by Eric Bercovici and Jerrold L. Ludwig Music by The Impressions Here’s where we throw anything resembling objective film criticism out of the window, friends.  You see, we’re dealing with THREE THE HARD WAY here, which is a top shelf example of […]

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