Tarantino Films Ranked

Quentin Tarantino has directed nine full-length feature films. Not included are co-directed films, television series episodes and scripts written, but directed by others, like Natural Born Killers. I respect his filmmaking vision, he knows and uses the tools of the camera, editing and story as well as anyone in the business.  He is one of … More Tarantino Films Ranked

Living With War

One has to go back a few years to find a time America was not in a war, conflict or policing action. The U.S. military is used around the world like a Swiss Army knife (pardon the pun), for protecting American interests and citizens to to cyber security to peacekeeping and humanitarian missions. The use … More Living With War

Murphy’s War (1971)

Peter O’Toole (Lawrence of Arabia, Becket), Peter Yates (Bullitt, The Deep) and Sterling Silliphant (In the Heat of the Night, Charly). All award winners in the film world who worked on Murphy’s War. Somehow, this film got away from them. Viewing this film 50 years later, there is still a lot to like about this … More Murphy’s War (1971)