The Passion of Mel Gibson

I used to like Mel Gibson, particularly in his early, Australian period. I’m still a big fan of the Mad Max trilogy (1979-85), and although they may not seem quite as impressive now as when they were first released, Peter Weir’s Gallipoli (1981) and The Year of Living Dangerously (1982) are both still worth watching. […]

Blasts from the past

Rewriting the West:
Monte Hellman’s The Shooting and Ride In the Whirlwind

Random thoughts: May 2017

Bill Forsyth’s Local Hero (1983): Criterion Blu-ray review

Old horrors, newly packaged

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