Whatever, the result is late-Sixties cool personified with just the correct amount of revisionism. Robert Forster is the TV news cameraman who stays detached from whatever he is filming. Masterful political thriller based on real events in Greece earlier in the decade which won the Best Foreign Film Oscar. The highly influential Z follows the investigation into the assassination of a left- wing activist which leads to the discovery of widespread government corruption and intimidation.
They both are quiet frankly. When was the last time you ran to a theater to see either of them in a movie? Maybe I'm just a hater though. Vanillalite said Voight at least was a big name actor, won an Academy Award and actually is still active in the rolls that one might expect an 80 year old man to be in.
By Tom Samp In a year of great transition for American movies, when filmmakers had the freedom to take chances and explore more mature subject matter, perhaps no film was more risky, inventive, and enduring than Midnight Cowbo y, the high point of the lates movie revolution. It also boasted cutting-edge technical virtuosity in every department. Joe Buck has dreams of fortune as a high-priced gigolo. He learns hard lessons during a number of bizarre encounters, and loses everything before forming an uneasy alliance with Ratso Rizzo. And what do I do now?
You don't always get to pick what you're famous for. To most Americans under 40, for example, Jon Voight is possibly best known as Angelina Jolie's father. And an estranged father at that, given to emotional interviews on the E!