Posts Tagged Clint Eastwood

Top 10 Novel-to-Screen Adaptations

The adaptation of books into movies can be a controversial process, especially if the source material is popular, and fans have their own
cherished notions of casting. This month, Streampix spotlights 10 of the best examples of books turned into film.

Streampix Weekend Watch: Long Live the Wild, Wild West

Hollywood made its name on the great westerns directed by the likes of John Ford, Howard Hawks, Anthony Mann, Monte Hellman, John Sturges, Raoul Walsh, Nicholas Ray, Budd Boetticher and Sam Peckinpah. This month, Streampix celebrates one of filmdom’s most enduring genres with a curated selection that spotlights some of the best “horse operas” on the site.

Streampix Watch: 10 Most Memorable Movie Characters

With awards season in full swing, we’ve already covered Streampix’s Best Picture Oscar winners and nominees, so let’s take a look at some of the most memorable characters in the collection, some of whom took home top acting honors—including Denzel Washington, Jack Nicholson and Charlton Heston, while others were inexplicably overlooked, including John Wayne, Al Pacino, Elizabeth Blanchett and Kathleen Turner.