Tag Archives: Sidney Lumet

“Risky Business” (1983)

In the film “Risky Business” three time Golden Globe winner Tom Cruise (Born on the Fourth of July) portrays Joel Goodsen. He is a well rounded, high school student. He has aspirations to go far in the business world and … Continue reading

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“Death Wish”

Joanna Kersey, played by Oscar nominee and Emmy winner Hope Lange (Peyton Place), and her daughter Carol (Kathleen Tolan), take a trip to the super market to purchase some groceries. After paying at the checkout counter, Joanna tells the cashier … Continue reading

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“Dog Day Afternoon, Lumet’s Phenomenal, Intense, Bank Heist Thriller.”

Premiering at the San Sebastian Film Festival in Spain in September of 1975, “Dog Day Afternoon” is a mixture of the genres of crime and drama. The critically acclaimed 125 minute movie was helmed by Golden Globe and honorary Oscar … Continue reading

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“12 Angry Men”

“One man is dead, another man’s life is at stake, if there’s a reasonable doubt in your minds as to the guilt of the accused, uh a reasonable doubt, then you must bring me a verdict of “Not Guilty.”  If, … Continue reading

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