There’s a reason why I haven’t watched Grand Hotel in a long time. It’s kind of a slog to get through, with its stories all over the place. But you know what would make that more exciting? Nazis! Just add members of Hitler’s authoritarian regime to the basic outline of Grand Hotel, and you get… Read More Warner Archive Review: ‘Hotel Berlin’… or ‘Grand Hotel’ With Nazis!
Here’s a look at what I hope to see at TCMFF 2018!… Read More TCMFF 2018 Preview: The Return
Goodbye Again, directed by Michael Curtiz, runs at such a speed that would even leave His Girl Friday catching its breath. … Read More Warner Archive Review: Michael Curtiz’s ‘Goodbye Again’
Tony Richardson’s Tom Jones is the ballsiest Best Picture winner of the 1960s, and one of the most creatively daring films to win the prize. … Read More Criterion Blu-Ray Review: Tony Richardson’s ‘Tom Jones’
Here’s a look at two Douglas Fairbanks Jr. movies from 1931, including a classic you’ve never heard of.… Read More Warner Archive Review: Douglas Fairbanks Jr. in ‘Chances’ & ‘I Like Your Nerve’
Here’s a look at Fred Zinneman’s A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS for the 31 Days of Oscar Blogathon.… Read More 31 Days of Oscar Blogathon – ‘A Man for all Seasons’: The Sound of Silence
The 1941 classic, released on Blu-ray by Warner Archive, features one of Edward G. Robinson’s greatest roles.… Read More Warner Archive Blu-Ray Review: Michael Curtiz’s ‘The Sea Wolf’