THE VERDICT (1982)

The Verdict stars Paul Newman and is directed by Sidney Lumet. I read quite a bit about the film while I was reading the Lumet authored “Making Movies”, probably a year ago. While I took to “Murder on the Orient Express” immediately and then fell into a delicious affair with Hercule Poirot films, The Verdict…

MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS (1974)

While reading a book by Sidney Lumet (Making Movies) I genuinely got hooked about this film for the first time. I heard whispers of its beauty here and there but never really felt like watching it. In his book Lumet extensively explains a few sequences both in the technical aspect as well as in terms…