Airwolf (1984) – The Shadow of the Hawke (Parts 1 & 2)

  Bellisario’s next series focuses on the supercopter Airwolf, its pilot Stringfellow (what a terrible name) Hawke (Jan-Micheal Vincent), his mechanic and co-pilot, Dominic (Ernest Borgnine). The two-hour pilot, released overseas as a theatrical film aired 22 January, 1984. Bellisario wrote and directed the pilot movie that introduces the top-secret organization known as The Firm,…

Trailer Tracks: Firefox (1982) – Clint Eastwood

Eastwood stars and directs this techno-thriller based on the novel by Craig Thomas, and was one of the first movies I was allowed to go and see on my own, when I was growing up. It still remains a great adventure, though some of the effects work in the last half of the film are very iffy by today’s standards. It’s…

Firefox (1982)

I’m not a fan of remakes, but if there was one that I would get behind, it would be Firefox. Directed by Clint Eastwood, this was one of the first grown-up movies I got to see on my own. For that there will always be a happy memory of this movie in my head, I…