The 1970s: decade of the disaster movie
Even on his last hurrah, Allen managed to land some big names, including his Towering Inferno stars Paul Newman and William Holden as well as Poseidon Adventure alumni Ernest Borgnine and Red Buttons. But time was not on this dud's side.
'The Black Hand' review: Stephan Talty's history of an Italian crime syndicate in old New York
Ernest Borgnine portrayed detective Joseph Petrosino, the “Italian Sherlock Holmes.” The largely forgotten film was to the Coppola and Scorsese classics what “La Mano Nera,” or the black hand, was to the mafia in the United States — in effect, a prequel.
Joey Slotnick on surviving Twister and losing Ernest Borgnine's jacket
Welcome to Random Roles, wherein we talk to actors about the characters who defined their careers. The catch: They don't know beforehand what roles we'll ask them to talk about. The actor: At this point, Joey Slotnick is practically a charter member of ...
Fans of Rat-Themed Horror, Rejoice: Both Ben and the Original Willard Are Scurrying to Blu-Ray
It stars Bruce Davison (add several decades and you'll recognize him as Senator Robert Kelly in X-Men and X2) as the misfit who wriggles out from under the crushing thumbs of his mother (Elsa Lanchester) and his boss (Ernest Borgnine) with help from ...