1940s, 3/4, Billy Wilder, Review, War

Five Graves to Cairo

#22 in my Ranking of Billy Wilder movies. This movie almost lost me in its second act. It seemed to be going in about four different directions at once, but the air raid and the third act began and everything snapped right back together. The almost directionlessness of that second act makes this, Billy Wilder's… Continue reading Five Graves to Cairo

Top Ten

The Alien Franchise Ranked: The Definitive Ranking

A top 7...of 6 movies. Well, at least it's not a top ten. So, I wrote separate reviews of the two cuts of Alien 3 because, I feel, they are materially different enough to justify separate looks. I also excluded the Alien vs. Predator films because they suck and I consider them a separate franchise. Well, enough… Continue reading The Alien Franchise Ranked: The Definitive Ranking