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Anthony Quinn

  • War Movie Mondays Again: The Guns of Navarone

    It’s time for another edition of War Movie Mondays Again. This week’s pick is the classic World War II commando caper The Guns of Navarone (1961) directed by J. Lee Thompson,…

  • Western Wednesdays Again: The Ox-Bow Incident

    Today’s Western Wednesdays Again comes to you courtesy of a name drop by the big man himself, Clint Eastwood.  If Eastwood casually says The Ox-Bow Incident is a really good Western,…

  • War Movie Mondays: ‘Lawrence of Arabia’

    Lawrence of Arabia (1962) is one of the greatest films ever made and a tie for my number one favorite film alongside Dr. Strangelove (1964). It is one of director David…

  • War Movie Mondays: ‘The Guns of Navarone’

    This week’s pick is the classic World War II commando caper The Guns of Navarone (1961) directed by J. Lee Thompson, and written by acclaimed author Alistair MacLean, (Where Eagles Dare).…

  • War Movie Mondays: ‘Lion of the Desert’

    This week’s pick is from the forgotten pages of colonial history which deals with the Italian colonization of Libya before WWII. Anthony Quinn stars as famed guerrilla leader Omar Mukhtar in…