Patton (1970)

It was probably 11 years ago when I tried to rent every movie available at the local Blockbuster. Somewhere in there, I went through a military movie phase and recall renting Patton. I’ve been aware of this film’s award-winning pedigree, yet I am still puzzled by all the pomp and circumstance after a second viewing. … More Patton (1970)

Apocalypse Now (1979)

All throughout film history, there have been war movies. It is safe to say that the two most covered conflicts are World War II and the Vietnam War. I understand that I’ve grown up in North America, and the majority of these films have been centred around American participation in these conflicts.  Apocalypse Now is … More Apocalypse Now (1979)

Hocus Pocus (1993)

It only took 38 years, but I finally found a Sarah Jessica Parker role I did not mind. Parker is one of three witches who were killed during the 17th century. Along with her sisters Winifred (Bette Midler) and Mary (Kathy Najimy), the trio will be brought back to life for one night in the … More Hocus Pocus (1993)