Tag: Heist

1974 – The Taking of Pelham One Two Three

  Oh look, it’s time for another bloodbath of quality cinema this week on Cinematic Century. We’ve had several years during the course of this project that led to some incredibly difficult decisions for me, but 1974 has to rank as one of most difficult of all time. […]

1956 – The Killing

  Our tour through the surprising darkness lurking under 1950’s Hollywood’s idealized surface continues this week folks. I often see this decade somewhat written off as a collection of Hollywood’s laziest and most homogenized products, which may be true, but little glimmers of brilliance can be found if […]