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The Last Flight (William Dieterle, USA, 1931)

Even devoted cinephiles might have trouble placing Richard Barthelmess today. Casual film fans might remember him as Rita Hayworth’s husband in Howard Hawks’ Only Angels Have Wings… 1,635 more words



It doesn’t take a degree in film history to know that native americans have not always been portrayed favorably in the movies. Of course, that’s nothing compared to the poor treatment that many received in real life. 750 more words


187 - Broken Blossoms (1919)

Oh boy. This one is gonna be rough. The next entry in Roger Ebert’s The Great Movies is D.W. Griffith’s Broken Blossoms. Aside from being one of the pioneers of the feature film format, Griffith is probably best known for… 601 more words