Capone (1975)

Steve Carver's follow-up to Big Bad Mama, this Roger Corman-produced effort follows the life story of Al Capone, episodically tracking his life and control over Chicago. It stars Ben Gazzara as Capone, Susan Blakely (The Concorde...Airport '79) as his girl Iris, John Cassavetes as Frankie Yale and Sylvester Stallone as Frank Nitti. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9-PvfaJHeEQ This being a… Continue reading Capone (1975)

Sarah T. – Portrait of a Teenage Alcoholic (1975)

The last film Richard Donner would make before The Omen, Sarah T. – Portrait of a Teenage Alcoholic is a hard-hitting made for TV movie all about how easily teens in the 1970's could become full-fledged alcoholics before they even graduated high school. It's written by Richard and Esther Shapiro, who would go on to create Dynasty. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kii8EP9FHiM Sarah Travis (Linda Blair!)… Continue reading Sarah T. – Portrait of a Teenage Alcoholic (1975)

The Killer Must Kill Again (1975)

Luigi Cozzi is well thought of around these parts for his less down to the planet Earth fare like Hercules, Star Crash and Alien Contamination. However, his giallo experience exists, as he was the writer of Argento's Four Flies on Grey Velvet. He contributed to other Argento projects throughout his career, like the special effects for Phenomena and second unit direction for The Stendhal… Continue reading The Killer Must Kill Again (1975)