Reviews // 2 Articles
Sex & Death & Rock 'n' Roll or, The Kids Weren't Alright
9 Dec 2010 // 8:45 PM
Three turn-of-the-'70s movies, freshly available through Warner Archives, give us distorted reflections of a moment when peace, love and the "youth movement" became linked with murder in the popular imagination.
How Mature Can You Get? 'Wild in the Streets'
30 Aug 2016 // 8:15 PM
Barry Shear's film is a jaundiced look at politics, youth culture, and everything in the air of 1968.
Across 110th Street (1972/2001)
31 Dec 1994 // 6:03 PM
What distinguishes Across 110th Street's bloodletting from that in other Hollywood films of the time is its unsparing inescapability and its matter-of-factness -- these qualities give the work its moral charge.