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The Red Shoes

The Red Shoes (1948)

Genre: Drama, Music, Romance

A stunning film for anyone who loves dance and film combined :D ! I was not expecting much from this movie as it was just by chance that I watched it at all. 124 more words


Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Carl Laemmle, film mogul & producer (1867-1939)
Tomorrow morning see the work of Carl Laemmle in Show Boat (1936) at 6:00AM (ET)

Mack Sennett, director & actor (1880-1960) 19 more words

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

The Film Story - by Peter Grant


THOUGH Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger are among our best directors, they never make completely fascinating films. For example, both Colonel Blimp and A Matter of Life and Death carried unsound stories – the first at odds with the characters, the second with an otherwise exciting fantasy. 848 more words

#117 (tie) - The Red Shoes (1948), dir. Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger

Ah, ’tis a sad day here in the land of Movie Yammers. Once upon a time (aka the beginning of 2014) S. and J. had a happy prospect ahead of them: six whole films by… 2,484 more words

Sight & Sound

The Red Shoes

The Red Shoes is a truly remarkable film, and also one of my favorites. It is at once a backstage drama and a fairy tale, and the most famous film of producing, writing, and directing partners Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, known as the Archers.   1,068 more words