Comedy Rod Lott
In the span of a decade, post-World War II, the comedy team known as The Bowery Boys (née The East Side Kids, née The Dead End Kids) made 48 movies. Up until now, I’d seen exactly zero of them.
Nonfiction Rod Lott Curtis Harrington’s autobiography
is how I imagine the man to have been: soft-spoken, honest and
intelligent. Those wondering, “Who’s Curtis Harrington?” should know
that is part of the book’s point. Here was a talented filmmaker who
never quite got his due, for reasons that had nothing to do with
creativity and everything to do with commerce. Here was an artist who
worked in a system that had no interest in art.
Horror Rod Lott
Japan's Sadako 3D purports to be the final chapter of the Ringu films (remade as The Ring
on these shores). If you believe this is truly the end, you're adorable
in your gullibility. Even the movie's final moments contradict any
semblance of closure.
Action Rod Lott
Prior to Lethal Weapon, Mel Gibson was best-known as the hero of a postapocalyptic Down Under in 1979’s Mad Max, 1981’s The Road Warrior and 1985’s Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome. Blu-rays of each come housed in one of those unnecessary tins via Warner Home Video's new Trilogy set.
Nearly wiped out by a recent twister, the city’s iconic Winchester Drive In Theatre promises a swift reboot.
Features Louis Fowler
When May’s bout of wicked weather rampaged across the metro, images of
the devastation of Moore overshadowed — and rightly so — the
comparatively minor destruction in Oklahoma City. After heavy winds
calmed and the flooding subsided, many area businesses found themselves
having to pick up their own pieces.
Proponents of the state’s film rebate program hope to keep the incentive from fading to black.
News Liz Blood
Supporters of Oklahoma’s film rebate program say the failure of state
legislators to extend it this year could be a lethal blow to the film
industry unless it’s remedied during next legislative session.