Classic Film Review: Swamp Thing (1982)

Marvel vs. DC: Swamp Thing, 1982 Directed by: Wes Craven Starring: Louis Jourdan, Adrienne Barbeau, Ray Wise, David Hess, Mimi Craven, Dick Durock, Nicholas Worth   A DC film directed by Wes Craven (A Nightmare on Elm Street). Swamp Thing is an origin story for Alec Holland (Ray Wise) who becomes infused with a newContinue reading “Classic Film Review: Swamp Thing (1982)”

Classic Film Review: Blade Runner (1982)

Blade Runner, 1982 Directed by: Ridley Scott Starring: Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young, Edward James Olmos   Blade Runner stars Harrison Ford as Rick Deckard, a former police officer and ‘Blade Runner’ whose job was to ‘retire’ (kill) androids known as replicants, and is brought back into the police for one final job toContinue reading “Classic Film Review: Blade Runner (1982)”

Classic Film Review: Gandhi (1982)

And the Oscar Goes to: Gandhi, 1982 Directed by: Richard Attenborough Starring: Candice Bergen, Edward Fox, John Gielgud, Trevor Howard, John Mills, Martin Sheen, Ben Kingsley   The third Best-Picture winner of the 1980’s to be focused on the real life of one man (after Mozart in Amadeus (although told through the eyes of another)Continue reading “Classic Film Review: Gandhi (1982)”