Dir. Michael Gordon. Starring Jose Ferrer, Ralph Clanton, Mala Parsons
Cyrano de Bergerac is a really tricky play to adapt, more or less as is, from stage to screen. 1,374 more words
By Scott Ross
Moulin Rouge is one of the most exquisitely beautiful movies of its time — 65 years after its release its lush images and extraordinary color palette pop off the screen. 1,082 more words
Is it just me or is this like a lost, not quite classic Billy Wilder flick that reunites him with his leading man from Stalag 17 and Sunset Boulevard, William Holden for one more go around on the life of a Hollywood Diva who has long been out of the limelight ala Norma Desmond? 798 more words
The final scene of Othello, set in Desdemona’s bed chamber where Othello, standing over Desdemona while she sleeps, decides to kill her.
Performed here on the 1944 audio record by Paul Robeson as Othello, Uta Hagen as his doomed wife Desdemona, Jose Ferrer as the evil Iago, who falsely convinces Othello of Desdemona’s unfaithfulness, and Edith King as Iago’s wife, Emilia, who realizes with horror what her husband has done. 15 more words