Monthly Archives: July 2016

Cheyenne Autumn(John Ford) 1964 **** 7/12/2016

Cheyenne Autumn follows the Cheyenne on a 1200 mile flight North to their homeland away from the arid reservation they’ve been herded into.  They’re followed by Capt. Archer(Richard Widmark) turning increasingly sympathetic.  So too is the portrayal of this tragic … Continue reading

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Boyhood(Richard Linklater) 2014 *** 7/11/2016

The concept behind the movie, the multi-year filming and the subtle transitions of everyone growing up is pulled off very well.  And the compelling story is that of the mother(Patrica Arquette) and the father(Ethan Hawke), with their modified ambitions, and … Continue reading

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