Major Stanley Kubrick Photographic Exhibition At The Museum Of The City Of New York

By Giacomo Selloni From 1937 to 1971 Look magazine was a bi-weekly publication, a "general interest” publication that along with its main competitor, Life magazine, were the upscale forerunners of ...

Bleed For This: Miles Teller's boxing movie is no knockout

Despite some heavyweight performances, this pugilist biopic is overshadowed by some very distinguished forebears Related: Bleed for This review – Miles Teller boxing biopic is flattened by cliche ...

Tony Rome / Lady in Cement

It's ring-a-ding time, with producer-star Frank Sinatra and his cooperative director Gordon Douglas doing a variation on the hipster detective saga. The two Tony Rome pictures are lively and fun and ...

James Dean: 11 Things You (Probably) Didn't Know About the 'Rebel' Icon

For a guy who starred in only three movies, James Dean has had an oversized impact on pop culture. Eighty-five years after his birth (on February 8, 1931) and 60 years after the release of his final ...

Sopranos and Goodfellas Actor Frank Albanese Dead at the Age of 84 After Losing Battle to Cancer

Sopranos and Goodfellas Actor Frank Albanese Dead at the Age of 84 After Losing Battle to Cancer Frank Albanese, who played Tony Soprano’s uncle Pat Blundetto in HBO’s The Sopranos, has passed away at the age of 84, The New York Times reports. Albanese died on Monday, Oct. 5, in Staten Island, ...

Frank Albanese Dies: Tough-Guy Actor In ‘The Sopranos’ & ‘Goodfellas’ Was 84

Frank Albanese Dies: Tough-Guy Actor In ‘The Sopranos’ & ‘Goodfellas’ Was 84 Frank Albanese, a boxer-turned-actor who played Tony Soprano’s farm-owning “Uncle Pat” on The Sopranos and appeared in Goodfellas among other films, died Monday at a hospice on Staten Island, NY. He ...

Frank Albanese Dies: Tough-Guy Actor In ‘The Sopranos’ & ‘Goodfellas’ Was 84

Frank Albanese, a boxer-turned-actor who played Tony Soprano’s farm-owning “Uncle Pat” on The Sopranos and appeared in Goodfellas among other films, died Monday at a hospice on Staten Island, NY. He ...

Academy Award Film Series: It Takes Eastwood to Get Enthusiastic Praise for Derivative, Mostly Predictable Father Figure Melo

'Million Dollar Baby' movie with Hilary Swank and Clint Eastwood. 'Million Dollar Baby' movie: Clint Eastwood contrived, overlong drama made (barely) watchable by first-rate central performance Fresh ...

Robert Wise Centenary: Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956)

For Robert Wise's centennial, we're looking back on a random selection of his films beyond the familiar mega-hits (The Sound of Music & West Side Story) which we are far more prone to talk about. ...

The 101 Best Sports Movies of All Time

A quarter-century ago, Kevin Costner hit a double-play, following up "Bull Durham" with "Field of Dreams" and becoming king of the sports movie. Twenty-five years later, as "Field of Dreams" marks its ...

Glove stories: boxing at the movies

From a silent Hitchcock movie to the story of a boxer who dreams of being a great violinist, Danny Leigh explores cinema's enduring love of the fight game Boxing was there at the very dawn of cinema. ...

‘Raging Bull II’ Steps Into Ring With Full Cast; Henry Hill Featured In New Documentary

If he didn’t find security in being one of our finest filmmakers, Martin Scorsese might almost be annoyed with Raging Bull II. But total confusion about an unneeded, bizarre, William Forsythe-led ...

Sport in celluloid: Why Raging Bull lacks punch of Chariots of Fire | Frank Keating

Chariots of Fire, directed by Hugh Hudson 30 years ago and featuring Colin Welland's landmark screenplay, is still top of my podium when it comes to sport on the big screen Radio 5 Live has been ...

Sugar Ray Robinson Biopic Weighs In

Many say he remains the finest pound for pound boxer to ever step into the ring. The arguing barbers in Coming to America may not think so, but consider the following: he defeated Jake Lamotta, Rocky ...

Sugar Ray Robinson In Ring On Biopic

Rachael Horovitz, the producer who originally set up the Michael Lewis book Moneyball at Columbia about overachieving Oakland A's Gm Billy Beane, has found a new sports figure to hang a picture on. ...

Paul Newman TCM Schedule: Cat On A Hot Tin Roof, Sweet Bird Of Youth

Paul Newman, Elizabeth Taylor in Richard Brooks‘ Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Paul Newman on TCM: Hud, Rachel Rachel, The Prize Schedule (Pt) and synopses from the TCM website: 3:00 Am Rack, The (1956) A ...

Paul Newman: 1925 - 2008

Oscar winner, philanthropist, film legend, and the coolest guy in the world, Paul Newman, has passed away at the age of 83, following a bout with cancer. Newman, whose career spanned 60 years, earned ...

A Tribute to Paul Newman

On the 26th day of January in 1925, the world was given a gift they wouldn't realize for another 29 years or more.  His first film The Silver Chalice (1954) was not  critically well received, but two ...

Dean Wanted To Quit Acting

Revered Hollywood legend James Dean was planning to ditch his glittering acting career, when his life was cut tragically short in a 1955 car accident. The Rebel Without A Cause hero told close pal and ...