Lloyd Bridges

Airplane!: "Don't Call Me Shirley!" Edition

December 5, 2005 // 0 Comments

When studios re-release titles these days that they had out on DVD previously I am getting very suspicious. Generally, either one of two cases happens. Either it is a simple ploy to get into people's pockets once again making them shell out [...]

Hot Shots!

August 9, 2002 // 0 Comments

There is a small group of people in Hollywood who manage to use a formula and re-use it over and over again with great success. Jim Abrahams is such a person and his persiflage ’Hot Shots!’ is entirely in line with his other films, such as ’Naked [...]


December 28, 2001 // 0 Comments

There’s something unique about war movies made while the conflict they portray is still raging. They tend to offer a snapshot of the sensibilities of the general public at a time of great uncertainty and, while often rife with unfortunate racial [...]