“Ben-Hur” (1959)

William Wyler’s Ben-Hur (1959) was released on Blu-ray just yesterday and I got my copy from Amazon right away. I sat through most of the features and watched pieces of the film, which looked absolutely beautiful. Here’s my review on the set: http://thecelebritycafe.com/reviews/ben-hur-blu-ray-review-09-28-2011. There is nothing like William Wyler’sBen-Hur, which was released in 1959. Hollywood just simply does… Read More “Ben-Hur” (1959)

Top 10 Hollywood Films of the 1950s

Yesterday was Alfred Hitchcock’s 112th birthday, which I celebrated by watching Rear Window again. I also took the time to write another Top 10 list for TheCelebrityCafe.com, which covered the decade he dominated: the 1950s. I consider the ’50s Hollywood’s best decade and I could probably do an infinite list of the greatest films from that decade. Anyway,… Read More Top 10 Hollywood Films of the 1950s