THE GODFATHER – Family, power and violence collide in this astonishing epic

In a previous life, before what we could call, for want of a better word, my cinematic rebirth (or my Scorsese phase), I associated ‘The Godfather’ with bloodied silk sheets, the grisly image of a decapitated horse’s head and the visceral shrieks of a grown man that put Jamie Lee Curtis to shame. I can’tContinue reading “THE GODFATHER – Family, power and violence collide in this astonishing epic”

FILM REVIEW; THE CONVERSATION

Most people agree the 70’s was THE era for cinema. Director Francis Ford Coppola was at the very top of the explosion of craft and vision of whence, serving the world with more than his fair share of transcendent films with The Godfather setting the tone for that decade. As lauded and mainstream as TheContinue reading “FILM REVIEW; THE CONVERSATION”