Posts Tagged ‘burt lancaster’

Movie Mini-Review: The Island of Dr Moreau (1977)

Movie Mini-Review: The Island of Dr Moreau (1977)

The fine line between what is human and what is animal is one of my favorite subjects, so I love H.G. Wells’ original story, and despite popular opinion, I really liked the 1997 film version, too. This version is less faithful than the ’97 one, but I do enjoy the fact that Dr. Moreau attempts […]

Film Review: Field of Dreams (1989)

Into the Dark - Film Review: Field of Dreams (1989)

This delicate fantasy about regret and second chances casts a powerful spell that brings many grown men to tears before the credits roll. To that effect, Field of Dreams is a beautiful indictment of the unspoken, unrequited nature of father-son relationships — the main ingredient in any male weepy. The story concerns a beleaguered Iowa […]

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