70s Rewind: Juggernaut, British Time Bombs Tick, Tick, Tick Away at Sea

An old-fashioned, ticking time-bomb suspense thriller, Richard Lester's Juggernaut (aka Terror on the Britannic) (1974) satisfies on the most elemental level: it made me increasingly tense and nervous ...

Oscar Nominated Moody Pt.2: From Fagin to Merlin - But No Harry Potter

Ron Moody as Fagin in 'Oliver!' based on Charles Dickens' 'Oliver Twist.' Ron Moody as Fagin in Dickens musical 'Oliver!': Box office and critical hit (See previous post: "Ron Moody: 'Oliver!' Actor, ...

Forever Young with A Hard Day’S Night

Costing less than 200,000 pounds (about a half-million U.S. dollars at the time), A Hard Day's Night was the first major big-screen assignment for Richard Lester, a Philadelphia native who’d emigrated ...

Forever Young with A Hard Day’S Night

Costing less than 200,000 pounds (about a half-million U.S. dollars at the time), A Hard Day's Night was the first major big-screen assignment for Richard Lester, a Philadelphia native who’d emigrated ...

The Beatles: 'A Hard Day’s Night' 50th Anniversary Release

50th Anniversary Release of “The Beatles: A Hard Day’s Night” Dir. Richard Lester • U.K. 1964 • Black & White • 1.75:1 • 87 minutes New 4K Restoration from the Original Camera Negative New 5.1 ...

Trailers from Hell Chases 'The Mouse That Roared,' Starring Peter Sellers Times-Three

Trailers from Hell Chases 'The Mouse That Roared,' Starring Peter Sellers Times-Three This week on Trailers from Hell, the articulate Brian Trenchard-Smith revisits Jack Arnold's 1959 comedy "The Mouse That Roared," starring Peter Sellers, in three roles, and Jean Seberg. The nearly ...

The Mouse that Roared

The nearly bankrupt country of Grand Fenwick declares war on the United States in order to receive the financial aid that would be awarded the tiny country after their inevitable defeat. ...

Box Of Paperbacks: The Mouse On Wall Street

The Box Of Paperbacks Book Club: The Mouse On Wall Street by Leonard Wibberley (1969) (Not long ago, A.V. Club editor Keith Phipps purchased a large box containing over 75 vintage science fiction, ...