Tag Archives: Jim Brown

James Toback – Fingers (1978)

Harvey Keitel is forced to work as a debt collector for his mobster father even though he dreams of becoming a concert pianist. When he is drawn to a prostitute, the tension between his two worlds becomes unbearable. A disturbing and memorable debut from director and screenwriter James Toback.
Remade in 2005 as the French film ‘The Beat That My Heart Skipped.’ Read More »

William Witney – I Escaped from Devil’s Island (1973)

In 1916, A group of prisoners plot their escape from the notorious fortress located in French Guiana. Read More »