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Pic of the Day: From Here to Eternity (1953)

(Above) French-language poster for Fred Zinnemann’s 1953 Best Picture winner From Here to Eternity, an advert immortalizing Burt Lancaster and Deborah Kerr’s adulterous oceanside kiss. 237 more words

Posters And Cover Art


United Artists/ Twentieth Century Pictures
Montgomery Clift, Myrna Loy, Deloris Hart, Maureen Stapleton

Nathanial West is not for the faint of heart! His novels are brutal, soul crushing depictions of life in the United States during the… 1,007 more words


I Confess : Hitchcock in Quebec

Today, except from the fact that I was working at 10:30 and really was about to slap someone in the face, today is really one of my most favourite days of the year? 2,201 more words


The Weight of 'A Place in the Sun'

I didn’t always like A Place in the Sun. In fact, I pretty adamantly hated it. I still remember the first time I saw it. 1,097 more words

Classic Film

The Heiress

The Heiress, 1949, Paramount Pictures. Starring Olivia de Havilland, Montgomery Clift. Directed by William Wyler. B&W, 116 minutes.

Shy, naïve and devoted to the father who wants little to do with her, Catherine Sloper (Olivia de Havilland) is easily taken in by the charms of handsome Morris Townsend (Montgomery Clift), who sets out to win her heart with every step he knows to take. 424 more words

Classic Films


One of the original Method actors.  TCM has 11 of Clift’s films, including 1 premiere, 1960’s Wild River.  Here’s the picks!

Suddenly, Last Summer (1959) 109 more words

Classic Hollywood

The 2016 TCM Summer Under the Stars Blogathon: A Place in the Sun (1951)

In Paul Alexander’s wonderful James Dean biography (and one of my personal favorite books), Boulevard of Broken Dreams, he tells of a time when Dean, living alone in New York while looking for work as an actor with nothing to do in his free time except go to the movies, sees a matinee showing of… 928 more words