john huston

Notebook Reviews: THE TREASURE OF THE SIERRA MADRE

John Houston  – 1948. Written and directed by the great John Huston, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre is a film which rightly regarded as a classic. This tense treasure hunt drama sees Humphrey Bogart, Tim Holt and Walter Huston searching [...]

October 21, 2021

Notebook Reviews: THE MAN WHO WOULD BE KING

John Huston – 1975 Based on Rudyard Kipling’s tale, John Huston‘s The Man Who Would Be King is an old-fashioned boys’ own adventure which features the brilliant pairing of Sean Connery and Michael Caine (they’re [...]

June 6, 2021

Notebook Reviews: THE MALTESE FALCON

John Hutson  – 1941 The Maltese Falcon is a true classic and one of the great film noirs. John Huston wrote and directed this adaptation of Dashiell Hammett’s novel and it’s a film which set the template for all other detective [...]

November 3, 2020