1.5/4, 1970s, Action, Review, Yoshiyuki Kuroda

Lone Wolf and Cub: White Heaven in Hell

#5 in my ranking of the Lone Wolf and Cub franchise. And so comes to an end the original six films of the Lone Wolf and Cub franchise, completed before the end of the manga, denying a complete end to the conflict between Itto Ogami and the Yagyu clan. In the hands of director Yoshiyuki… Continue reading Lone Wolf and Cub: White Heaven in Hell

1.5/4, 1970s, Action, Martin Scorsese, Review

Boxcar Bertha

#25 in my ranking of Martin Scorsese's films. Martin Scorsese released his first film, Who's That Knocking at My Door, spent some time editing the documentary Woodstock, and then Roger Corman scooped him up to make a quick and dirty adaptation of a fake woman's life story. John Cassavetes watched the film right after Scorsese… Continue reading Boxcar Bertha