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Ghost Story

Dir: John Irvin, 1981

4/10

Harking back to the days of old school horror, Irvin’s film attempts to recreate the scares found in such, earlier, fair. 321 more words

IN THE SPOOKLIGHT: THE CHANGELING (1980)

I first saw THE CHANGELING way back when I was in high school.  It was a late night showing on HBO, and I gotta tell you, it… 1,085 more words

Ninotchka

I’m surprised I don’t see more Lubitsch films. Like the last Lubitsch film I reviewed, To Be or Not to Be (all the back in July of 2014!), I immensely enjoyed the socially-conscious humor of… 632 more words

Films

Being There - Review

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“I’m Chance, the Gardener,” says Peter Sellers inside his final noteworthy role. “Since I was a child, I worked in this garden.” He really was a gardener. 1,064 more words

Film Reviews

Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House

Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House, 1948, RKO Radio Pictures. Starring Cary Grant, Myrna Loy, Melvyn Douglas. Directed by H. C. Potter. B&W, 93 minutes. 403 more words

Classic Films

A Woman’s Face (George Cukor, USA, 1941)

You’d never know it from the way he’s written about but George Cukor is one of American cinema’s greatest directors. His best films (Dinner at Eight, David Copperfield, Holiday… 1,456 more words

Annie Oakley (1935)

Directed by George Stevens
Written by Joel Sayre and John Twist

While compiling the list of films for this marathon, there were more than a few indicators which put  763 more words

Drama