Yaphet Kotto

Midnight Run

July 2, 2007 // 0 Comments

After the success movies like "48 Hours, " and "Beverly Hills Cop" established for the genre of the action cop comedy a number of movies tried to ride the wave. Some were more successful than others but clearly, one of the better ones [...]


May 8, 2003 // 0 Comments

When movies like "Midnight Express" hit theaters in 1978 it was very convenient to think that the sort of abuse, torture and brutalizing violence would only apply to jails in countries like Turkey, China, or the third world. Well, to make sure [...]

Two If By Sea

March 21, 2000 // 0 Comments

Warner Home Video and Morgan Creek have prepared a DVD version of ’Two If By Sea’ a romantic comedy starring Sandra Bullock and Denis Leary. Frank and Roz are petty thieves who have managed to steal a priceless painting. Now they want to enjoy a [...]

Blue Collar

February 14, 2000 // 0 Comments

Anchor Bay Entertainment and Universal continue to show their support of DVD by releasing obscure films from the past. Their latest offering is Paul Schrader’s 1978 drama “Blue Collar”, starring Richard Pryor, Harvey Ketiel, and Yaphet Kotto. The [...]