Tag Archives: Walter Tevis

memories of the ’70s – The Man Who Fell to Earth

Based on the book by Walter Tevis, The Man Who Fell to Earth debuted on the big screen in 1976, the first starring role for performer David Bowie. Bowie plays Thomas Newton, an alien from a distant planet, who has … Continue reading

Posted in Pop culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

memories of the ’80s – The Color of Money

The mid 1980s was the rise of Tom Cruise’s career as an actor, helped along by starring with Paul Newman ┬áin The Color of Money. Directed by Martin Scorsese, Fast Eddie Felson comes back to the screen in this sequel … Continue reading

Posted in Pop culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment