howard-hawks,Rio Lobo [DVD] [1900] [Multilingual] [Region 1], Gentlemen Prefer Blondes [DVD] [Cinema Classics Collection], Red River [DVD] [Western Legends], Man's Favorite Sport?, Scarface [DVD] [Universal Cinema Classics]

10 Items Found For howard hawks

Results Per Page 
Viewing 1 - 10 of 10 Page of 1   

"Director Howard Hawks' swan song was RIO LOBO, which teamed him for the fifth and final time with John Wayne..." USA Today "[I]t has a pleasing, insouciant attitude to pace, preferring laid-back humour and relaxed rhythms." Total Film36.27845

$8.32
(0 reviews)

"[B]rash, sassy and full of fun." Uncut35.06459

$8.87
(0 reviews)

"...Russell Harlan's cinematography finds classical compositions in the drive, arrangements of men, sky and trees....Hawks is wonderful at setting moods..." Chicago Sun-Times35.06459

$8.87
(0 reviews)

34.84441

$8.40
(0 reviews)

"...This is the mobster flick that defined many of the genre's cliches....SCARFACE still packs considerable punch..." Total Film34.84441

$8.81
(0 reviews)

28.16911

$12.36
(0 reviews)

"...PRECINCT 13 is filled with delectable bits of business in direction and performances..." Sight and Sound "...Carpenter is an extremely resourceful director [with an] ability to construct film entirely out of action and movement..." New York Times "...A tight, tense thriller....Carpenter's eerie score and Douglas Knapp's stylish cinematography give this low-budget shoot-out all the weight of an urban RIO BRAVO..." Entertainment Weekly "[I]nstinctively punk....Brilliant..."Uncut Ranked #20 in Uncut's Best DVDs Of 2005 -- "Carpenter's film is a classic in its own right, a benchmark of lean action cinema." Uncut 4 stars out of 5 -- "[A] stripped-down thriller....It owes as much to George A. Romero as Howard Hawks....Raw and visceral..."Empire0.3964524

$11.18
(0 reviews)

"[A] potent thriller with some stirring performances."USA Today "[T]ense and exciting....The interplay between the characters is consistently revealing, and Hawke and Fishburne, with their sharply contrasting personalities and physical presences, anchor the escalating action and suspense."Los Angeles Times "John Carpenter's 1976 classic gets a smart, subversive make-over from director Jean-Francois Richet..." Uncut0.3178047

$8.40
(0 reviews)

"...Bottin steals the show..." Variety "Two decades on, the head-sprouting-spider-legs scene still demands frame-by-frame viewing." Total Film "[With] stomach-turning special effects..." Uncut 4 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t brews claustrophobia by trapping its characters in the Antarctic with a shape-shifter from outer space."Total Film0.1834846

$7.82
(0 reviews)

"...The most stylish and provocative -- and maybe the most vicious -- serious film about the American underworld since [THE GODFATHER]....Vivid and arresting." New York Times "...SCARFACE is a grandiose modern morality play....[The film] possesses an engaging topicality and packs a punch..." Variety "...Pfeiffer, now as then, steals the show..." USA Today "...[It's] fun to simply enjoy this amazing Al Pacino vehicle for the bloody, politically incorrect, relentlessly macho potboiler that it is..." Entertainment Weekly "...Still perhaps De Palma's most genuinely convincing work..." Sight and Sound "...An exciting crime picture....A gallery of wonderful supporting performances....SCARFACE is a wonderful portrait of a real louse..." Chicago Sun-Times "...Pacino plays the odious Tony Montana with a dead-on mix of predatory steel and flawed flashiness..." Total Film "...This Brian DePalma butcher block has found a thriving life of its own..." Movieline's Hollywood Life "[A] brilliant, bloody Prohibition-era gangster movie..."Premiere 5 stars out of 5 -- "It's undoubtedly the larger than life quality of the film which pleases many, but young turk Oliver Stone also delivers a potent screenplay..."Ultimate DVD0.1834846

$8.40
(0 reviews)

Viewing 1 - 10 of 10 Page of 1