Thriller Rod Lott
Although best-known as the creator of the enduring children's characters Willy Wonka, Fantastic Mr. Fox and James (he of "and the Giant Peach" fame), writer Roald Dahl more than dipped his toes in dar
Action Rod Lott
In 10th-grade English, after we'd read “Sir Gawain and the Green
Knight,” Mrs. Anderson showed us John Boorman's 1981 epic, "Excalibur,"
or at least the parts she could show, given its deserved R rating.
Drama Rod Lott
From 1953, Knights of the Round Table
proudly boasts the CinemaScope logo as it opens, trumpeting itself as
an epic Hollywood costumed drama on a massive scale: no expense spared,
no detail ignored. And no story engagement.