The Hound of the Baskervilles (1959)

STORY – 1
DIRECTOR – 1
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 0

VERDICT – 3/5

 
PROS –
1) A well made 87 minutes long adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s novel.
2) Peter Cushing’s performance as Sherlock Holmes was very close to the one portrayed by Jeremy Brett years later.
3) The right amount of thrill and suspense with decent production value.

 

CONS –
N/A

 

QUOTE –
Sherlock Holmes: This, I think, is a two-pipe problem.

Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope

Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope

STORY – 1
DIRECTOR – 1
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 1
CULT – 1

Verdict – 5/5

Pros –
1) Alec Guinness as Obi-Wan Kenobi
2) Tatooine sunset
3) Landspeeder
4) Darth Vader
5) Stormtrooper costume
6) That iconic poster

 

Cons –
1) Annoying Droids as comic-relief

 

Quote –
“Obi-Wan Kenobi: Remember…the Force will be with you, always.”