walkenchronicles

Think of this as a guide through each of Christopher Walken's films, starting with his first and moving forward. Each review will provide analysis, factoids and opinion on the ninety-plus films in his career.

Brainstorm (1983)

Look at all these different film-posters I found for today’s Walken film. My favorite is the Spanish(?) one below where they look like heavily-rouged 80’s synth-punk music-video albinos playing eye-footsie … Continue reading

August 28, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Deer Hunter (1978)

Genre: War Drama Walken in Short: This is necessary Walken. Director: Michael Cimino (chi-MEE-noh) Writers: Michael Cimino, Deric Washburn, Louis Garfinkle, Quinn K. Redeker Duration: 3 hours, 2 minutes Actors … Continue reading

April 11, 2012 · 3 Comments

Shoot the Sun Down (1978)

Genre: Western Walken in Short: Necessary Walken-watching Director: David Leeds Writer: David Leeds and Richard Rothstein Duration: One hour, thirty-three minutes MPAA Rating: Someone gave this movie a PG. But … Continue reading

April 7, 2012 · 7 Comments

Next Stop, Greenwich Village (1976)

Genre: Coming-of-age Drama Walken in Short: This is necessary Walken. He’s such a charming jerk in this. Directed and Written: Paul Mazursky Duration: 1 Hour and 51 mins Comparable Films: … Continue reading

April 5, 2012 · 1 Comment

The Mind Snatchers (1972)

Also Known As: The Happiness Cage and The Demon Within Genre: Sci-fi/psychological Thriller Walken in Short: Necessary Walken. First lead in his career, and it’s a great character. Directed: Bernard … Continue reading

March 29, 2012 · Leave a comment