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Historian: Interview with Brian Garfield
4 Mar 2008 // 4:00 PM
"I think that, except for its ludicrous violence toward the end, the Death Sentence movie does depict its character's decline and the stupidity of vengeful vigilantism." Death Wish creator Brian Garfield talks to PopMatters about remakes, sequels, writing, and the meaning of vengeance.
In Praise of Comedy Films That Aren't Funny
12 Apr 2017 // 10:00 PM
A look at the rather funnily not funny films, Blast-Off and Won Ton Ton, the Dog Who Saved Hollywood.
'The Sentinel': Of Pre-Internet Feline Birthday Parties and Masturbating Specters
28 Sep 2015 // 9:10 PM
In 1977 film critics couldn't write, "LOL, wut?" and pass it off as a legitimate review. (Because no Internet!) And we can't, either -- but that doesn't mean we won't try.
'Appointment with Death': Good Sunday Afternoon Matinee Material
20 May 2012 // 11:58 PM
A decade before Michael Winner's film career had its very own 'Appointment with Death', the controversial director made this passable adaptation of Agatha Christie's celebrated crime novel.