Tag Archive: italy

In Memoriam: Franco Zeffirelli (1923-2019)


  It is my sad duty to report that one of the great Italian directors of the 20th century, Franco Zeffirelli passed away this past weekend at the age of 96. Born Gian… Continue reading

Retro Review: ‘Death Rides a Horse’


In the sub genre of the “Spaghetti Western” one actor could always be counted on to deliver as a memorable performance as a cold-blooded villain, Lee Van Cleef. Whether he was going up… Continue reading