Friday Foster

Thanks to Quentin Tarantino and his career resurrecting ways, Pam Grier has become a well-known name once again. But if you only know Ms. Grier from “Jackie Brown,” then you don’t know Ms. Grier. She was the queen of 70’s blaxploitation cinema! Today we look at a film in which she starred as a character... Continue Reading →

The Monkey Hustle

My favorite of the Bond films is “Live and Let Die.” I know it’s not often listen as one of the best of the 007 films, but I’ve just always enjoyed it. It’s got a cool atmosphere and one of the best Bond girls in Jane Seymour, but ultimately, how can you get a cooler... Continue Reading →

Across 110th Street

I love movies that have great title sequences. Sometimes you just get a great mix of music and visuals that perfectly set the stage for what is to come. One of my favorites from recent years is the opening of Quentin Tarantino’s “Jackie Brown.” In that sequence I especially love the use of Bobby Womack’s... Continue Reading →

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