John Ford’s Supreme Masterpiece, “The Searchers,” is a spectacular Western that should be required viewing for every movie fan. Now that it’s being showcased among film critic Kevin Thomas’ Favorite Picks, you’ll be able to fulfill that requirement this Wednesday, April 16th at 7:30 PM at the Aero Theatre in Santa Monica, with an in person introduction from Thomas himself.
Chiseled good looks and a voice to match made the movie icon of 60’s Biblical epics and 70’s Sci-Fi a star of the highest echelon, and an easy target for taunting impersonators. But try as they might, no one could chow down the scenery in bigger or bolder bites than Charlton Heston. Check out TCM’s Friday programming and see why there can only ever be one actor who could part the Red Sea and fight those damn dirty apes.
Turner Classic Movies will honor the life and career of Richard Widmark, the Oscar-nominated actor who died March 24 with a Special Triple-Feature this Friday, April 4th.
It’s almost like a webisode of the new E! series “Pop Fiction.” Give out just a tantalizing bit of information and just see where everyone takes it. A Dirty Harry movie? A western? Nothing’s come close yet, according to our source.
Remember that “Kingdom of the Crystal Skull” teaser trailer that was supposed to light up the hearts and minds of fanboys last year? Well, it finally showed up.
At the Aero Theatre this Saturday, February 17th at 5:00 PM, three of the most renowned visual effects wizards of all time will join master special effects pioneer Ray Harryhausen in providing a live commentary during the screening of the fantasy classic masterpiece.