Awesome VH1 documentary about NYC 1977.
“The people of New York have been terrorized by criminals for too long. Politicians have stood idly by as thugs and killers have taken over our streets,… Read more “The Exterminator”
Central Park is the crown jewel of NYC. Aside from isolated homeless attacks and other acts of violence, it is traditionally seen as an escape from the… Read more “The Park Is Mine”
I recently had occasion to re-watch Julian Schnabel’s 1996 biopic of painter Jean-Michel Basquiat. I first saw the film when it was released, back when I was… Read more “Basquiat: Three Films”
“Maybe, just maybe…Maybe 3,000 years from now, when the written word has been lost to the degradations of the impending neo-Dark Age, travelling minstrels, jesters and shit,… Read more “Death Wish 3”
“People talk about how bad-off the U.S. was economically in those years of the seventies and how filthy and crime-ridden New York was. It’s true, but my… Read more “New York in the 70s”