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"DEVIL AND THE DEEP" (1932) Review

« DEVIL AND THE DEEP » (1932) Review

I am not one of those movie lovers who seemed to limit my selection of films to one particular genre or period in filmaking. 1 135 mots de plus

Movie Review

Blind Spots

Ray Walston, an unsatisfactory substitute for the indisposed Peter Sellers, and Cliff Osmond, an unsatisfactory substitute for the area of wall he’s standing in front of, in Billy Wilder’s arguably-still-great KISS ME STUPID. 497 mots de plus

FILM

To Revisit Oscar-That Always Causes A Stir # 8

Three things about “Mutiny on the Bounty” (1935)

1. Year awarded: 1936.

2. Biltmore Hotel, Los Angeles, California.

3. Actor/Actresses: Charles Laughton, Clark Gable,
Franchot Tone, Movita, and Mamo. 17 mots de plus

Poetry

Thieves and Cutthroats: Alfred Hitchcock's JAMAICA INN (Renown 1939)

Critics weren’t kind to JAMAICA INN when it first appeared in 1939, and the film is still unappreciated today. Many consider this Alfred Hitchcock’s worst movie, and those scoundrels the Medved brothers included it in their book « … 820 mots de plus

Film

Blu-ray Review: The Night of the Hunter (1955)

Distributor: Arrow Academy

BBFC Classification: 12

Director: Charles Laughton

Starring: Robert Mitchum, Shelley Winters, Lillian Gish, Peter Graves, Don Beddoe

The Night of the Hunter… 678 mots de plus

Review

The Night of the Hunter (1955) - 2016 Film-A-Day Number 5

The Night of the Hunter (1955) is a basic good vs. evil parable, shown in a way that is tense, fascinating and terrifying and unique. 383 mots de plus

2016 Film-A-Day