Tags » Darryl Zanuck

Dear Media: You hung the wrong movie mogul. Louis B. Mayer was no #HarveyWeinstein

It has been a tough week. There have now been several high profile news outlets that have not only claimed Louis B. Mayer was a ‘sexual predator’ but stated it as a matter of fact, and positioned him not only as… 1,395 more words

Articles

Elia Kazan : le mur invisible ( Gentleman’s agreement, 1947, vf)

https://fr.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Le_Mur_invisible_(film,_1947)

Ne pas confondre avec le film sorti en 2013

Le film de 1947 est ici en vf:

https://m.ok.ru/video/41858239091

En vo (Anglais):

https://m.ok.ru/video/269829802638

Tout cela est bien beau , mais il semble qu’une ombre (terrifiante) « se projette sur la joie de comprendre et d’aimer, qui menace d’en restreindre l’espérance et d’en limiter l’horizon.«  423 more words

Cinéma

Chains

SLAVE SHIP (1937) is a uniquely horrible thing. A Hollywood drama “about” the slave trade, it has a slave ship captain as hero and no black characters of any kind. 146 more words

FILM

For the woman, the kiss! For the man, the sword!

THE AFFAIRS OF CELLINI is a very odd affair. It’s a Gregory La Cava pre-code, or thereabouts (1934, so on the cusp). The opening titles give us the sense it’s going to be a rip-roaring historical melodrama, but it’s much stranger than that — it’s a broad farce whose main jokes are about torture, murder and mutilation or the threat thereof. 360 more words

FILM