Index of Films Reviewed

Click the link to open the review A for Andromeda (2006) The Abominable Snowman (1957) Ace in the Hole (1951) The Adventures of Prince Achmed (1926) The African Queen (1951) After Life (1998) Airplane! (1980) and Airplane II: The Sequel (1982) Alien (1979) All About Eve (1950) All About My Mother (1999) All That Heaven… Continue reading Index of Films Reviewed


Intolerance (1916)

For anyone repelled by The Birth of a Nation, D W Griffith’s most famous and infamous film, then Intolerance, his follow-up movie, may come as something of a relief. The Birth of a Nation was notorious for its racism, but here is a film that promotes love over intolerance. Was Griffith seeking to atone for… Continue reading Intolerance (1916)

Alien (1979)

Alien could very easily have been another generic 1970s chiller. In the hands of Ridley Scott, the film set the template, for good or for bad, for much that has followed in both the sci-fi and horror genres. Since then we have become used to monster movies in which the antagonist is an unwieldy creature,… Continue reading Alien (1979)