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2016 Art 365 Challenge -Progress

Definitely making some solid progress. Not anywhere near where I want to be yet, but it still feels good to compare and contrast work from just a month ago. Onwards we plod

Badlands (1973)

Director – Terrence Malick

Starring – Martin Sheen, Sissy Spacek, Warren Oates

What’s it all about? – Kit (Sheen) and Holly (Spacek) fall in love and go on a killing spree (in fairness it’s Kit that does all the killing) 152 palabras más


War Movies: 10 things You Never Knew about Apocalypse Now

10 obscure facts about “Apocalypse Now.”

I’ll never forget the first time I saw “Apocalypse Now.” Captivated, I stared at the screen for the 196-minute runtime as Willard journeyed upriver in the midst of the Vietnam War to assassinate the general-turned-rogue-demigod Colonel Kurtz. 457 palabras más

Military History

johnlink ranks ASK ME ANYTHING (2014)

Saw a few minute of this on cable and was intrigued. This is a movie about a girl who writes a blog. My blog is innocuous and generally reveals nothing about me personally, but her’s is an ‘anonymous’ blog about her life. 542 palabras más

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Digging Deeper - Apocalypse Now (1979)

Filmmaker John Millius (“The Wind and the Lion”, “Conan the Barbarian”) is said to have written the first draft of “Apocalypse Now” as early as 1969—the year the film takes place. 1.309 palabras más


Nightmares (1983)

“It’s never too late” is a commonly used phrase so here I am watching this anthology horror film for the first time that stars a few well known faces of the day including a baby faced Emilio Estevez in the second of the four tales of terror presented from director Joseph Sargent. 537 palabras más

Daily Take

365 films in 2016: film 19 (Hearts Of Darkness 1991)

Anyone who’s ever tried to make a film knows it’s hard, and it’s frustrating when people assume it’s easy and say things like ‘you don’t have to do anything just sit in a chair and shout action and cut’ I remember Fincher said directing is like painting a picture except there’s 80 people holding the paintbrush for you and you’re 20 feet away shouting ‘make that tree greener, no greener… GREENER’ and I think that sums it up perfectly. 388 palabras más