The Cry Baby Killer

The Cry Baby Killer, released in 1958, is one of those films that is mentioned from time to time but that very few people have actually seen. It has one big claim to fame, it is the film debut of one Jack Nicholson. We always say that everyone has to start somewhere, but in this…

The Trip

Everybody knows Jack Nicholson as an Academy Award winning actor, but his talents aren’t just in front of the camera. He does have a handful of writing credits sprinkled throughout his career. One film that I always remember Nicholson had a hand in writing is Head…the 1968 film debut of the made-for-tv band The Monkees.…

Corman’s World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel

I usually review the movies of the past on this blog, but today we’re going to look at a recent film that is about the movies of the past.  “Corman’s World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel” is a documentary from last year about legendary producer/director Roger Corman.  Corman’s is not a name that is usually…