Monuments Men

THE MONUMENTS MEN: Ain’t There Supposed to Be a Parade?

The Monuments Men (2014) – Directed by George Clooney – Starring George Clooney, Matt Damon, Bill Murray, John Goodman, Hugh Bonneville, Cate Blanchett, Jean Dujardin, Bob Balaban, Dimitri Leonidas, and Grant Heslov. SPOILERS — SPOILERS — SPOILERS — SPOILERS When the first MONUMENTS MEN trailers arrived, the film’s comedic elements were front and center, but…

WHERE EAGLES DARE: We Mustn’t Cheat the Hangman

Where Eagles Dare (1968) – Directed by Brian G. Hutton – Starring Richard Burton, Clint Eastwood, Mary Ure, Patrick Wymark, Michael Hordern, Robert Beatty, and Ingrid Pitt. Let me say this right at the start so there’s no confusion: WHERE EAGLES DARE is a very, very good movie, boasting a phenomenal performance by Richard Burton…

FIRST BLOOD: God Didn’t Make Rambo. I Made Him.

First Blood (1982) – Directed by Ted Kotcheff – Starring Sylvester Stallone, Richard Crenna, Brian Dennehy, David Caruso, Bill McKinney, Michael Talbot, Chris Mulkey, and Bruce Greenwood. Every once in a while everyone is reminded there’s a reason you don’t let other people make up your mind for you. I’ve never seen FIRST BLOOD or…