December 29th, 2008

"FROST/NIXON" Review




”FROST/NIXON” Review

Beginning on March 23, 1977, British journalist David Frost conducted a series of twelve (12) interviews with former U.S. President Richard M. Nixon, in which the former commander-in-chief gave his only public apology for the scandals of his administration. Some 29 years later, Peter Morgan’s play – based upon the interviews – reached the London stage and later, Broadway, with rave reviews. Recently, Ron Howard directed the film adaptation of the play, starring Frank Langella as Nixon and Michael Sheen as Frost. Collapse )

"THOSE MAGNIFICENT MEN IN THEIR FLYING MACHINES" (1965) Review



Below is my review of the 1965 comedy classic about an Edwardian air race called, "THOSE MAGNIFICENT MEN IN THEIR FLYING MACHINES": Collapse )