23 Paces to Baker Street

No, not a blind Sherlock Holmes, but a blind Van Johnson, who directs his butler, his girlfriend Vera Miles and the London police to thwart a crime based on something he overheard in a bar. Henry ...

If you haven’t read My Family and Other Animals, do so – preferably with a child

It’s great that ITV is showing The Durrells so a new generation can meet this family of talented oddballs but read the book before you watch it Growing up in America, my only association with the ...

Special Sir Christopher Lee Tribute Screening & 40th Anniversary Screening of The Four Musketeers (1975) in Los Angeles

By Todd Garbarini Update: Producer Ilya Salkind now also slated to appear. Richard Lester’s film The Four Musketeers is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. With an all-star cast that ...

‘McFarland USA’ To Close Santa Barbara Film Festival: Full Lineup

‘McFarland USA’ To Close Santa Barbara Film Festival: Full Lineup The Santa Barbara International Film Festival has unveiled its 2015 line-up which includes films representing 54 countries, 23 world premieres and 53 U.S. premieres. The U.S. premiere of Niki Caro’s ...

31 Days of Horror: 100 Greatest Horror Films: Top 50

Every year, we here at Sound On Sight celebrate the month of October with 31 Days of Horror; and every year, I update the list of my favourite horror films ever made. Last year, I released a list that ...

Scary Movies Film Series Returns to New York's Lincoln Center for 7th Annual Festival

Beginning on Halloween night and running through November 7th, New York's Lincoln Center is once again playing host to a horror film festival called Scary Movies, which will see both world premieres ...

Victim Star Wrote Caustic, Opinionated Letters Re: Redgrave, Attenborough, Gielgud and More

Dirk Bogarde: ‘Victim’ star took no prisoners in his letters to Dilys Powell Letters exchanged between film critic Dilys Powell and actor Dirk Bogarde — one of the most popular and respected British ...

Andrew Sarris Dead: Famed Film Critic Dies At 83

Andrew Sarris Dead: Famed Film Critic Dies At 83 Andrew Sarris, a leading movie critic during a golden age for reviewers who popularized the French reverence for directors and inspired debate about countless films and filmmakers, died Wednesday. He ...

Robert Forster, Denise Grayson Photo: Governors Awards 2011

Robert Forster, Denise Grayson Oscar-nominated Actor Robert Forster, soon to be seen supporting George Clooney in Alexander Payne's likely Oscar contender The Descendants, is seen with actress Denise ...

Melancholia – review

Lars von Trier's would-be apocalyptic take on the end of the world is a narcissistic and humourless exercise Woody Allen once said: "If I had to live my life again I'd do everything the same, except ...

Melancholia: Lars Von Trier's "Bleak" House

The grand George Cukor, after such works as The Women, Camille, and Sylvia Scarlett were released, was branded a "women's director." There's no question he knew how to make his female leads shimmer as ...

The Notable Films of 2011: Part Nine

Machine Gun Preacher Opens: 2011 Cast: Gerard Butler, Michelle Monaghan, Michael Shannon, Madeline Carroll, Kathy Baker Director: Marc Forster Summary: After finding God, drug-dealing biker Sam ...

Joseph Strick obituary

Maverick director best known for his film of Ulysses – widely seen as a noble failure There must be something quixotic about a director who sets out to make a film of James Joyce's Ulysses. A ...

Las Vegas Gearing up for The PollyGrind 2010

In Dread Central's effort to promote independent horror, have we got the goods on a great horror film festival in Las Vegas! From May 12-16th Sci-Fi Center at 2520 State Street, Las Vegas, Nv 89109, ...