Odd Man Out

I watched Carol Reed’s Odd Man Out as part of the 1947 in Film Blogathon SUMMARY:┬áJohnny McQueen, leader of a clandestine Irish organization, has been hiding in the house of Kathleen and her mother, planning a hold-up that will provide his group with the funds needed to continue its activities. During the hold-up, things go […]

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Coming Attractions

There was a lot to take in at this year’s Comic-Con, what with Star Wars news, a peek at the new episodes of the soon-to-be-ended Hannibal, trailers for The Walking Dead and its spinoff, some Marvel stuff, including the possibility of Old Man Wolverine, a Christmas Sherlock, and the first full-length trailer for Batman V. […]

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Cinema has lost another legend today. Omar Sharif, the charming, sexy Egyptian actor with the eyes you could just curl up and die in, has passed away at the grand old age of 83. He will probably be most remembered for his roles in two David Lean films, Lawrence of Arabia and Doctor Zhivago. As […]