Archive for April, 2010

Sunday April 18, 2010 18:56

Movie #0021 – 1900 (1976)

Directed by: Bernardo Bertolucci
Starring: Robert De Niro, Gerard Depardieu, Donald Sutherland
Second Viewing
Synopsis: Following the lives of two men in Italy — one rich, one poor — from their childhood in the early years of the 1900s to the fall of the Fascist party at the end of WWII.
I’m going to admit that I actually [...]

Tuesday April 13, 2010 15:29

Movie #0020 – American Graffiti (1973)

Directed by: George Lucas
Starring: Richard Dreyfuss, Ron Howard, Paul Le Mat
First Viewing
Synopsis: A group of friends, recently graduated from high school, have one last night of fun before moving on to bigger and better things.
Meh. Wasn’t crazy about this one. I guess the streak of really good movies had to end eventually. [...]

Directed by: Alan J. Pakula
Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Robert Redford, Jason Robards
First Viewing
Synopsis: Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein — reporters for the Washington Post — slowly uncover the details behind the Watergate scandal.
Boy, the list is on fire, isn’t it? This was yet another really great film, and one I can’t believe I waited so [...]