Film round-up: September 19, 2019

MARIA DUARTE and ALAN FRANK review The Kitchen and Ad Astra

MADE in 1906, the first gangster film was probably The Black Hand and later the introduction of sound established the genre as a cinema staple, adorned by classics like Scarface and Little Caesar.

Unsurprisingly, given that profit is Hollywood’s principal motive, hoodlum cinema has continued to flourish, delivering such cinematic milestones as The Godfather, Goodfellas, Once Upon a Time in America and Quentin Tarantino’s strikingly overcooked Pulp Fiction.

Now, appropriately...
source: Morning Star Online

2019-09-19 15:29
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