On Her Majesty's Secret Service

  • Blogs

    October 4, 2012

    James Bond's Sexual History Revealed

    I saw a great deal of the EPIX special Everything or Nothing: The Untold Story Of 007 at a MoMA screening last night before having to run home and catch the debate, and found it deeply informative and enjoyable. The movie, that is, not the debate. It turns out that along with all the decades of jo ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    September 26, 2012


    Who’s your favorite Bond?

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2012

    The Top 10 Box Office Films of 2011 Compared With Those of 1968

    I just made the comparison, and it's absolutely shocking. Here are the top 10 box office films of 1968, domestically, in descending order. 2001: A Space Odyssey, Funny Girl, The Love Bug, The Odd Couple, Bullitt, Romeo and Juliet, Oliver!, Rosemary's Baby, Planet of the Apes, and Night of the Livi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 30, 2010

    Andrew Sarris Picks the Best Films of 1969

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. January 15, 1970, Vol. XV, No. 3 Films in Focus by Andrew Sarris Every year about this time a large number of critics make up 10 best lists, an a smaller number write boring articles attacking 10 best lists. You do or you don't, I supp ... More >>

  • Film

    November 12, 2008
  • Film

    July 15, 2003

    Epic Proportions

    A Space Odyssey