The Lion In Winter

1968 Avco Embassy Pictures Directed by Anthony Harvey Written by James Goldman adopted from his Broadway play; “The Lion In Winter” Produced by Joseph E. Levine/Jane C. Nusbaum/Martin Poll “He’s here. He’ll get no satisfaction out of me. He isn’t going to see me beg.” “You chivalric fool… as if the way one fell down […]

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My Favorite Year

1982 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Directed by Richard Benjamin Produced by Michael Guskoff and Art Levinson (Mel Brooks and Joel Chrenoff uncredited) Unlike a lot of people I didn’t fall in love with Peter O’Toole from watching “Lawrence of Arabia.” I didn’t appreciate a proper respect of that role until I watched that movie years later and had […]

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The Stunt Man

1980 20th Century Fox Directed and Produced by Richard Rush Screenplay by Richard Rush Based on the novel by Paul Brodeur Music by Dominic Frontiere Cinematography by Mario Tosi Edited by Caroline Biggerstaff/Jack Hofstra There’s a whole boatload of actors I respect.  An army of actors I like.  Many I love. A few I totally […]

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