Tag Archives: Cool Hand Luke

10 Most Memorable Food Scenes

By popular demand, I have updated my list of  10 Most Memorable Food Scenes.   Many of you have pointed out deserving scenes that I left off my first draft.  Paula reminded me of the dining-as-foreplay scene in Tom Jones.  Rick … Continue reading

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Movies to See Right Now (late August edition)

As my friend Keith always advises me, movie distributors send out their weakest material in August.  Make lemonade out of the lemons by catching up on the better movies from earlier in the year. Inception and Toy Story 3 are two … Continue reading

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It’s a great August for movies – ON TV

This is the time of year where you can still see the best movies – by avoiding the theaters. Fortunately, there are some great movies on TV during late August – and here are six of them.  Thank God (and … Continue reading

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10 Best Prison Movies

So how does A Prophet stack up against other films in that time honored genre – the Prison Movie? Can a French film rank high among the Alcatraz, Sing Sing and Folsom fare? My top ten includes familiar themes – … Continue reading

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This Week’s Movie Recommendations

The “must see” films in theaters are Winter’s Bone and Toy Story 3.  For trailers and other choices, see Movies to See Right Now. My DVD of the week is The Girl on the Train.  For the trailer and other … Continue reading

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