In 1979, Walter Hill made a little film called The Warriors, that followed one gang’s perilous journey back to their home turf of Coney Island after being framed for murder by a rival gang. The movie became a cult classic despite its controversial reception, and earlier this month, some super fans took it upon themselves to organize a festival on Coney Island to celebrate the film. Rolling Stone was there to film most of the original Warriors on their last subway trip home. (more…)
(Post by nerdbastards contributor Melissa Fouch Machowski)
Lots of films didn’t make the cut for this list for the following reasons: 1. Certain directors and movies are too well-known and obvious to spend time recommending. 2. Some movies don’t need to be recommended to sci-fi nerds, horror freaks or pop-culture afficionados of any particular decade. 3. These vary on the obscurity scale, but they’re all beloved to this writer’s heart and colossally riveted into my psyche….and 4. There are only twelve spots on this list, so by all means use the comments section to make your Must-See Top 12 Films known.
I give you A Year In Must-See Films (more…)