Apocalypse Wow!

Lots of individuals think that making movies is fun and glamorous. But reality can be different matter altogether. In fact, this blog would have run out of subject matter a long, long time ago if the art of creating films was as easy as some people assume. Case in point: many years ago, we attended … Continue reading Apocalypse Wow!

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Film History 101 (Part 9): “An Offer You Can’t Refuse”

The early 1970s represented an enormous period of change for the film industry. As we've seen, studios no longer had the resources or clout to make pictures adhere to any pre-determined standards.  In fact, after a series of expensive flops, most of them were staring bankruptcy right in the face.  And it seemed  impossible to … Continue reading Film History 101 (Part 9): “An Offer You Can’t Refuse”