Podcast: Unlike Your Usual Western, Thunderbolt And Lightfoot Captures Something Beautiful

Not strictly new – but kind of. For the second episode, I’ve gone for a Cimino classic: Thunderbolt and Lightfoot. And while the old review wasn’t bad, I’ve added a few touches to liven it up a little; I’m not sure if any of you read the previous version, and certainly none of you haveContinue reading “Podcast: Unlike Your Usual Western, Thunderbolt And Lightfoot Captures Something Beautiful”

Quiz: Ring Ring Ring

Oh, the humanity. Once a staple of the greatest espionage films, advancements in glitzy technology means the phone box is a thing of the past in both real life and the movie business. But that doesn’t mean we here at Over-The-Shoulder can’t celebrate it one last time and remember some of it’s most iconic moments.Continue reading “Quiz: Ring Ring Ring”

One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest: Uplifting, Disheartening And Just About Everything In Between

SPOILERS! Everyone knows that the ’70s were the greatest decade for cinema. It’s an undeniable fact: The Godfather, I and II; Apocalypse Now; Taxi Driver; Chinatown; The Conversation; The Deer Hunter; The French Connection – and that’s just to name a few of the very best. So where does One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s NestContinue reading “One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest: Uplifting, Disheartening And Just About Everything In Between”

Quiz: Mask Up!

Yes, a mask quiz still feels timely – global pandemic, people! I won’t waste your time, and just tell the singular rule: guess what film the picture comes from. Easy as that! Anyway, here are the answers from last week’s mirror (and reflections) quiz… ANSWERS: Joker Enter The Dragon Taxi Driver Raging Bull The ShiningContinue reading “Quiz: Mask Up!”