Movie Reviews

Below is a list of the movies I have reviewed, along with links to those reviews, most of which contain spoilers.  Some of the reviews are incorporated in essays under the category Movie Themes.

Reviews in progress

7 Men from Now (1956)
7th Heaven (1927)
200 Motels (1971)
A Day in the Country (1936)
A Fistful of Dollars (1964)
A Minute to Pray, a Second to Die (1968)
Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (1974)
Always (1985)
Angel and the Badman (1947)
Being There (1979)
Bird of Paradise (1932)
Bitter Victory (1957)
Black Girl (1966)
Black Orpheus (1959)
Blackboard Jungle (1955)
Blacula (1972)
Boomerang! (1947)
Boudu Saved from Drowning (1932)
Breezy (1973)
Brideshead Revisited (1981)
Brideshead Revisited (2008)
Bridesmaids (2011)
Broken Blossoms or The Yellow Man and the Girl (1919)
Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull’s History Lesson (1976)
Camelot (1967)
Capricorn One (1977)
Chances Are (1989)
Cheyenne Autumn (1964)
Cimarron (1931)
Cimarron (1960)
Clash of the Titans (1981)
Cries & Whispers (1972)
Crimson Tide (1995)
Dark City (1950)
Devil in a Blue Dress (1995)
Devils Doorway (1950)
Diary of a Country Priest (1951)
Dirty Harry (1971)
Double Indemnity (1944)
Duel at Diablo (1966)
Excalibur (1981)
Executive Action (1973)
Eyes Without a Face (1960)
Farewell, My Lovely (1975)
Fellini Satyricon (1969)
Field of Dreams (1989)
Foreign Correspondent (1940)
Fort Apache (1948)
Frenzy (1972)
Fury (2014)
Ghost (1990)
Gloria (1980)
God Bless America (2011)
Goldfinger (1964)
Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes (1984)
Hair (1979)
Heaven with a Gun (1969)
Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959)
Hombre (1967)
I Confess (1953)
I Was a Teenage Werewolf (1957)
Inside Llewn Davis (2013)
Insignificance (1985)
Intolerance: Love’s Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916)
It’s Alive (1974)
Jaws (1975)
Judgment Night (1993)
Juliet of the Spirits (1965)
Kate & Leopold (2001)
Knife in the Water (1962)
L’Avventura (1960)
La Grande Illusion (1937)
Lean on Me (1989)
Lone Star (1996)
Lured (1947)
M (1931)
M (1951)
Magnificent Obsession (1957)
Man of Flowers (1983)
Maniac (1934)
Missing in Action (1984)
Mon oncle d’Amérique (1980)
Murder, My Sweet (1944)
My Darling Clementine (1946)
Never Fear (1949)
New York, New York (1977)
Night Moves (2013)
No Escape (2015)
Nocturnal Animals (2016)
North by Northwest (1959)
Nosferatu (1922)
Not Without My Daughter (1991)
Once Upon a Time in America (1984)
Only Angels Have Wings (1939)
Orpheus (1950)
Our Daily Bread (1934)
Outrage (1950)
Pépé le Moko
Phantom Lady (1944)
Poltergeist (1982)
Rain Man (1988)
Rancho Deluxe (1975)
Re-Animator (1985)
Regarding Henry (1991)
Repulsion (1965)
Rich and Strange (1931)
Rise of the Dead (2007)
Rock Around the Clock (1956)
Sands of the Kalahari (1965)
Say Anything… (1989)
Scaramouche (1952)
Sergeant Rutledge (1960)
Shakespeare in Love (1998)
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
Somewhere in Time (1980)
Soylent Green (1973)
Stage Fright (1950)
Straight Time (1978)
Strategic Air Command (1955)
Swept Away (1974)
That Obscure Object of Desire (1977)
The 39 Steps (1935)
The Believer (2001)
The Blue Dahlia (1946)
The Chase (1966)
The Concert for Bangladesh (1972)
The Conformist (1970)
The Crowd (1928)
The Devil Rides Out (1968)
The Falcon Takes Over (1942)
The Fastest Gun Alive (1956)
The Fury (1978)
The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (1966)
The Hanging Tree (1959)
The Hidden (1987)
The Hole (1960)
The Horn Blows at Midnight (1945)
The Hunger Games (2012)
The Jazz Singer (1927)
The Lady Vanishes (1938)
The Ledge (2011)
The Left Handed Gun (1958)
The Lord of the Rings:  The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
The Lord of the Rings:  The Two Towers (2002)
The Lord of the Rings:  The Return of the King (2003)
The Man I Married (1940)
The Man Who Loved Cat Dancing (1973)
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (1959-1963)
The Rain People (1969)
The Strange Love of Molly Louvain (1932)
The Sunset Unlimited (2011)
The Virgin Spring (1960)
The Wizard of Oz (1939)
The Young Philadelphians (1959)
This Gun for Hire (1942)
Three Colors:  Blue (1993)
Three Colors:  Red (1994)
Three Colors:  White (1994)
To the Last Man (1933)
Where Danger Lives (1950)
Whispering Smith (1948)
White Squall (1996)
Wild Strawberries (1957)
Wilson (1944)
Wings (1927)
Women in Love (1969)

Reviews posted elsewhere

99 Homes (2014)
A Face in the Crowd (1957)
A Guy Named Joe (1943)
A Matter of Life and Death (1946)
A Passage to India (1984)
Adam’s Rib (1949)
Agora (2009)
Alice Adams (1935)
All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
Always (1989)
Angel Heart (1987)
Aparajito (1956)
Arrival (2016)
Arrowsmith (1931)
Baby Face (1933)
Becky Sharp (1935)
Blue Denim (1959)
Captain Corelli’s Mandolin (2001)
Cat-Women of the Moon (1953)
Children of Men (2006)
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
Contact (1997)
Crimson Peak (2015)
Damn Yankees (1958)
Dark Victory (1939)
Death Wish (1974)
Death Wish (2018)
Death Wish II (1982)
Defending Your Life (1991)
Don’t Breathe (2016)
Down to Earth (2001)
Dr. Ehrlich’s Magic Bullet (1940)
Dr. Mabuse:  The Gambler (1922)
Dr. No (1962)
Ex Machina (2014)
Exodus:  Gods and Kings (2014)
From Russia with Love (1963)
Gabriel Over the White House (1933)
Gallipoli (1981)
God’s Not Dead (2014)
Godzilla, King of the Monsters! (1956)
Gojira (1954)
Gone Girl (2014)
Gone With the Wind (1939)
Gosnell:  The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer (2018)
Hardcore (1979)
Häxan:  Witchcraft Through the Ages (1922)
Heaven Can Wait (1978)
Heaven Is for Real (2014)
Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941)
Hell or High Water (2016)
High Society (1956)
Hud (1963)
Imitation of Life (1934)
Imitation of Life (1959)
Inherit the Wind (1960)
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
Invasion of the Star Creatures (1962)
It (2017)
It Came from Beneath the Sea (1955)
It Follows (2014)
Joe (1970)
Jules and Jim (1962)
Juno (2007)
Kalifornia (1993)
Killing Jesus (2015)
King of Kings (1927)
King of Kings (1961)
Kitty Foyle (1940)
Liliom (1930)
Lost Horizon (1937)
Love Actually (2003)
Made for Each Other (1939)
Mario Puzo’s The Godfather: The Complete Epic 1901-1959 (2016)
Martyrs of the Alamo (1915)
Men with Steel Faces (1940)
Moses (1995)
Moses the Lawgiver (1975)
Murmur of the Heart (1971)
Obvious Child (2014)
Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
Out of Africa (1985)
Pather Panchali (1955)
Philadelphia (1993)
Play Misty for Me (1971)
Pretty Woman (1990)
Queen of Outer Space (1958)
Radio Ranch (1940)
Red State (2014)
San Francisco (1936)
Scream (1996)
Skyfall (2012)
Stairway to Heaven (1946)
Stella Dallas (1937)
Storm Warning (1951)
Straw Dogs (1971)
Straw Dogs (2011)
Studs Lonigan (1960)
Studs Lonigan (1979)
Summer of ’42 (1971)
Sunrise (1927)
Suspicion (1941)
That Forsyte Woman (1949)
The Americans (2013- )
The Best Man (1964)
The Big Fisherman (1959)
The Birth of a Nation (1915)
The Boy with Green Hair (1948)
The Creation of the Humanoids (1962)
The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
The Devil and Daniel Webster (1941)
The Fall of the Mohicans (1965)
The Forsyte Saga (1967) [TV Mini-Series]
The Forsyte Saga (2002) [TV Mini-Series]
The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947)
The Glass Key (1942)
The Godfather (1972)
The Godfather: Part II (1974)
The Godfather: Part III (1990)
The Godless Girl (1929)
The Gospel According to Saint Matthew (1964)
The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)
The Green Pastures (1936)
The Hasty Heart (1949)
The Hunt (2020)
The Last Hurrah (1958)
The Last of the Mohicans (1920)
The Last of the Mohicans (1936)
The Last of the Mohicans (1971)
The Last of the Mohicans (1977)
The Last of the Mohicans (1992)
The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)
The Mark of Zorro (1940)
The Mask of Fu Manchu (1932)
The Most Dangerous Game (1932)
The Music Man (1962)
The Naked Jungle (1954)
The Next Voice You Hear… (1950)
The Phantom Empire (1935)
The Philadelphia Story (1940)
The Quiet American (1958)
The Quiet American (2002)
The Rainmaker (1956)
The Searchers (1956)
The Shining (1980)
The Southerner (1945)
The Spiral Road (1962)
The Story of Moses (1978)
The Ten Commandments (1923)
The Ten Commandments (1956)
The Ten Commandments (1979)
The Ten Commandments (2006)
The Testament of Dr. Mabuse (1933)
The Threat (1949)
The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964)
The Way We Were (1973)
The World of Apu (1959)
There’s Nothing Out There (1991)
They Died with Their Boots On (1941)
Things to Come (1936)
Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Three Violent People (1956)
To Hell and Back (1955)
To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
Tom, Dick and Harry (1941)
Unplanned (2019)
Vanity Fair (1932)
Vanity Fair (1998) [TV Mini-Series]
Vanity Fair (2004)
Vertigo (1958)
Westworld (2016- )
What Dreams May Come (1998)
What the #$*! Do We (K)now!? (2004)
Where Are My Children? (1916)
Witness for the Prosecution (1957)

Reviews ready for publication

Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936)
An American Tragedy (1931)
A Place in the Sun (1951)
You Can’t Take It with You (1938)
A Thousand Clowns (1965)
Compulsion (1959)
Gentleman’s Agreement (1947)
Laura (1944)
Lifeboat (1944)
Odds Against Tomorrow (1959)
Penny Serenade (1941)
The Marrying Kind (1952)
Roman Holiday (1953)
Saboteur (1942)
Shadow of a Doubt (1943)
Sanders of the River (1935)
Wee Willie Winkie (1937)
The Big Sleep (1946)
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
The Letter (1929)
The Letter (1940)
The Letter (1982)
The Unfaithful (1947)
The Razor’s Edge (1946)
The Razor’s Edge (1984)
Unforgiven (1992)
Four Daughters (1938)
Young at Heart (1954)

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