Le samourai is a cinematic melting pot, mixing the best of American noir, Japanese samurai films and French cinema into one breathtaking and methodical crime drama. … Read More Criterion Blu-Ray Review: Jean-Pierre Melville’s ‘Le samourai’
Warner Archive finally brings Stanley Donen’s 1954 musical to high definition on June 5 with a beautiful transfer and sound.… Read More Warner Archive Blu-Ray Review: Stanley Donen’s ‘Seven Brides for Seven Brothers’
Marked by four incredible performances and dynamic directing, Women in Love is an exquisite piece of work. … Read More Criterion Blu-Ray Review: Ken Russell’s ‘Women in Love’
Here’s what it was like to be at the Cinerama Dome for GRand Prix at the 2018 TCMFF.… Read More TCMFF 2018: ‘Grand Prix’ and the Cinerama Dome Experience
A look at Fritz Lang’s last American movies, released on Blu-ray by Warner Archive.… Read More Warner Archive Review: Fritz Lang’s ‘While The City Sleeps’ & ‘Beyond a Reasonable Doubt’
The ninth annual Turner Classic Movies Classic Film Festival is now over. The 2018 edition, my third, was a whirlwind experience. … Read More TCM Classic Film Festival 2018: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
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!