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It is almost embarrassing to admit, but up until two weeks ago, I had never seen Terry Gilliam's 1985 film Brazil. Sure, I had read about it, knew about it, even rented it once, but I had never actual ...   More
Wednesday, September 27, 2006 David Walker

Toshiro Mifune: The Ultimate Collection

It is quite possible that Toshiro Mifune was the greatest screen actor of the 20th century. Sure, there have been plenty of great actors, but when you look at the nearly 200 movies in Mifune's filmogr ...   More
Wednesday, August 30, 2006 David Walker

The Bill Cosby Show: Season One

By the time The Bill Cosby Show debuted in 1969, the Philadelphia comedian had already made a name for himself both as a comic and as the co-star of television's I Spy. In both of those roles, Cosby h ...   More
Wednesday, August 23, 2006 David Walker

David Walker's 20-year High-school Reunion Movie Marathon

Two decades ago I graduated from Madison High School, where the most commonly asked question was, "What's that smell?" This weekend is my 20-year reunion, and in preparation, through the magic of DVD, ...   More
Wednesday, August 16, 2006 David Walker

Special Television Edition: Flavor Of Love, Season 2

In the July 2006 issue of Wax Poetics magazine, editor Andre Torres writes about the legendary 1974 episode of The Mike Douglas Show in which the guests were Sly Stone and Muhammad Ali. I know some of ...   More
Wednesday, August 9, 2006 David Walker

What is funny?

My recent scathing review of the unfunny comedy Nacho Libre compelled several dear readers to launch attacks against my sense of humor. To those addlebrained special people who called into question wh ...   More
Wednesday, August 2, 2006 David Walker

Tales Of Redemption

Two of the best films to be released theatrically so far this year are now available on DVD. If you missed either one, now, amid the flotsam and jetsam of the summer movie season, is a great opportuni ...   More
Wednesday, July 19, 2006 David Walker

Arterial Blood-Spray Extravaganza

The Northwest Film Center's showcase of classic samurai films offers some of the best films to grace the big screen all summer, but they are just the tip of the iceberg. Thousands of samurai films hav ...   More
Wednesday, July 12, 2006 David Walker

Two To Avoid

The price of going to the movies has become so high that many simply choose to "wait for it on video." And that's not a bad idea, but keep in mind that waiting for some titles on home video does not n ...   More
Wednesday, July 5, 2006 David Walker.

The Three Burials Of Melquiades Estrada

One of the best movies of 2005, The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada has recently arrived on DVD. Working from a strong script by Guillermo Arriaga (Amores Perros, 21 Grams), director Tommy Lee Jon ...   More
Wednesday, June 28, 2006 Aaron Fuller
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