rss Email Author M.v. Moorhead

2000 Stories by M.v. Moorhead

Archives: 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999 | 1998
  • Ranch Hams

    published December 21, 2000

    It's where Walter Huston found paradise at the end of The Treasure of Sierra Madre, where the murdering lovers Steve McQueen and Ali McGraw... More >>

  • The Llama King

    published December 14, 2000

    "See, there's this pre-Columbian emperor who's a spoiled brat, and he gets turned into a llama, and he meets this peasant and the two of them... More >>

  • For the Love of Mic

    published September 14, 2000

    There's a trio of duets in Duets. The film is set in the world of karaoke singing, but the title really refers to three sets of paired-off actors... More >>

  • Mesozoic mess

    published May 18, 2000

    If you had asked me in 1969 what was the best movie ever made, the answer would likely have been The Valley of Gwangi, in which a group of... More >>

  • The wrath of Khan

    published April 20, 2000

    Despite the title East Is East, the big message of this flavorful domestic memoir is really that West is West. In the tug-of-war between... More >>

  • Punch drunk

    published March 30, 2000

    In the opening scenes of Price of Glory, set in the late 1970s, a young prizefighter named Arturo Ortega (Jimmy Smits) loses a... More >>

  • A small gust

    published January 6, 2000

    In the poster art for The Hurricane, Denzel Washington glowers, one bandaged fist cocked for a right to our jaw. He may play a boxer, but... More >>

Archives: 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999 | 1998