The movie CRIMSON TIDE is about an attempt to launch nuclear missiles which was aborted. But the story is based on a true story which is even stranger than any fiction. Here is the true story.
It was the 200th anniversary of Charles Dickens' birth on 7th February 2012. This article is a look at my top 10 of his novels on film, either in the cinema or on TV.
A new way of thinking about community, family, mental health, and the military by analyzing the 2002 American biographical drama film entitled, "Antwone Fisher", directed by Denzel Washington.
In choosing The Other Boleyn Girl for adaptation, the screen writers faced the significant challenge of determining the historical value and intentions of events written by author Philippa Gregorory
The film 'Zulu' relates the events of Rorke's Drift. It is a historical epic, the story of a heroic defence against seemingly impossible odds - a British 'Alamo' This is a review of the film
In Living Proof, Harry Connick Jr plays Dennis Slamon, the doctor largely responsible for the development of a ground-breaking breast cancer treatment. Herceptin has since saved thousands of lives.
The tale of how the CIA managed to rescue six diplomats during the 1979 Iran hostage crisis. Argo is a decent and effective film. Slick and cool. Maybe not Oscar worthy, but still effective.
Nurture your creative spirit with these movies that are sure to inspire writers everywhere.
The movie The Elephant Man was released in 1980 and in black and white which added to its atmospheric and authentic style. It was also based on a true life story
This is an in depth summary and review of the film "North Country" starring Charlize Theron. This review also addresses the historical influence of the case and the effects it had on sexual harassment laws in the United States.