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Film noir classic LADY FROM SHANGHAI starts May 2

We are proudly presenting the brilliant new digital restoration of Orson Welles’ The Lady from Shanghai, beginning Friday, May 2 (check back for showtimes). Orson Welles’ iconic… 191 more words


"MUST I write?"

Some good advice for aspiring writers from successful writers, who are usually far better sources of such guidance than all the writing gurus who write nothing but books about how to write. 745 more words

20th Century

Styled Photoshoot with Samantha Ward Photography Part 2

Time for my second instalment of pretty for you to drool over as promised.

I love these images taken in the vestibule of the local church near to the Riverside Barn B&B and loved the accessories pared with the short wedding dress and coat, making it very 40′s in style. 137 more words


The Lady from Shanghai (1947)

US 87m, B&W
Director: Orson Welles; Cast: Rita Hayworth, Orson Welles, Everett Sloane, Glenn Anders, Ted de Corsia

The Lady from Shanghai is a visually brilliant film noir shot largely on location, but re-edited and cut by about an hour from its original length after studio chief Harry Cohn was unsatisfied with the director’s cut. 65 more words