Akram Herrak

Akram Herrak is a writer, musician, and photographer from Casablanca, Morocco. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature and a Master’s Degree in Cultural Management and Policy. He has been writing about film and literature for the past five years. His work has appeared in High on Films, A Fistful of Film, Independent Book Review, and Reader’s Digest. In his spare time, he plays chess and competes in tournaments.

Burt Lancaster, an icon of old Hollywood and one of my all-time favorite actors, grew up in the rough sides of New York, so when he made his debut in the motion pictures, the gritty personality he crafted for the mean streets made its transition to the silver screen. The...

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  • February 7, 2024