Classic Film Review- The Great Dictator

Written, produced, directed, and starring one of the most influential stars of a generation, Charlie Chaplin, The Great Dictator is a true masterpiece that makes fun of Hitler and Mussolini. A Jewish Barber (Charlie Chaplin) saves the life of a dispatcher named Schultz (Reginald Gardiner) at the end World War 1, but in the process,…

Classic Film Review- Hellfighters

Hellfighters is one of John Wayne’s non-Western films and probably one of the best in that outfit. Directed by Andrew V. McLaglen, it features drama, thrills, fire, danger, and explosions. The perfect mix! Chance Buckman (John Wayne) owns an oil-fire fighting organization based in Houston. He’s been divorced for 20 years and though he and…

Classic Film Review- Patton (1970)

Patton is 1970 biographical film directed by Franklin J. Schaffner from a script from screen legends  Francis Ford Coppola and Edmund H. North. It stars George C. Scott as World War 2 General George S. Patton. It also stars Karl Malden, Michael Bates, Edward Binns, Lawrence Dobkin, John Doucette, James Edwards, among others. The biopic opens…