The Ladykillers

The Ladykillers UK (1955) Dir. Alexander Mackendrick Is there such a thing as a criminal mastermind? They can devise complex, ingenious, and audacious plans to commit a robbery that in theory are foolproof. The only thing they never envision is being caught - or that their downfall would come from an unlikely source. Mrs. Wilberforce … Continue reading The Ladykillers

Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

  Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb UK (1964) Dir. Stanley Kubrick This plot for this classic Cold War satire from late, great Stanley Kubrick was based very loosely on the novel Red Alert by Peter George should already be familiar to most film buffs. However for the … Continue reading Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb