Samuel L. Jackson calls out Spielberg on “Lincoln”

On the eve of the announcement of the Academy Award nominations, it's worth recalling that this year star Samuel L. Jackson called out director Steven Spielberg for misdirection. Specifically. for letting Lincoln go on and on unnecessarily: "I don't understand why it didn't just end when Lincoln is walking down the hall and the butler gives himContinue reading “Samuel L. Jackson calls out Spielberg on “Lincoln””

Karl Malden: The Greatest Mitch Ever Rests in Peace

News just in that Karl Malden, who is apparently remembered by most people for some dumb TV show and advertisement, has died. For yours truly he will always be Mitch in A Streetcar Named Desire, perhaps the best work of fiction ever produced by an American. He won an Academy Award for the movie role,Continue reading “Karl Malden: The Greatest Mitch Ever Rests in Peace”