Judy (review)

The turbulent life of Judy Garland is fairly well-known, from her successful juvenile movie career to her difficult adult life ending in tragedy.  Less known is the period of time in 1968-1969 when down on her luck, she accepted money to appear for five weeks of concerts in London. Concert-goers in 1969 must have been quite … More Judy (review)

Rocketman (review)

This is not the 1997 film comedy starring Harland Williams (RocketMan) and the chimp in space.  That was a laugh out-loud film, this one is not.    If you have been living under a rock the past fifty years,  Rocketman is the story of Elton John, perhaps the world’s most successful singer/songwriter. Rocketman is a … More Rocketman (review)

Klute (1971)

“For an hour I’m the best actress in the world and the best fuck in the world,” says Bree to her analyst. Klute is the kind of film that could be made today, but it would be ruined. Filmmakers had a very narrow window in 1971 to make daring but entertaining films. The more commercialization, … More Klute (1971)