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Little Big Man

Little Big Man was released in 1970. It was directed by Arthur Penn and based novel by Thomas Berger. The movie opens with 121 year old Jack Crabb (Dustin Hoffman) getting ready to tell his life story. The story starts with a young Jack and his sister being save by a Sioux warrior and then he […]

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Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam

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Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam was directed and produced by Bill Couturie. Couturie is best known for the Academy Award-winning documentary “Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt”.  Dear America was a multi-Emmy Award winner. The movie uses real letters written by US soldiers for it’s narration.  The film is archive footage, together they convey the personal experiences of the men and women that served in Vietnam. […]

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Paths of Glory (1957)

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Stanley Kubrick directs Paths of Glory, his next movie Spartacus is one on my favorites. Kubrick directs many of the best movies of our time, movies like 2001, Clockwork Orange and Full Metal Jacket. Paths of Glory is one of  Kirk Douglas best performances as Col Dax,  working to save his men from being shot […]

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My Sister’s Keeper

A tear jerking movie that was released this year. Staring Abigail Breslin,Sofia Vassilieva Cameron Diaz, Alec Baldwin, and Evan Ellingson. This movie was based on a novel by Jodi Picoult. Anna Fitzgerald’ sister has had cancer since a young age. She was “engineered” to have her sister’s exact blood type. She was used for many […]

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