Articles tagged anthony asquith

Asquith’s 1928 ‘Shooting Stars’ Is ‘The Player’ of Its Day

Half-affectionate and half-critical, Shooting Stars mines both comedy and drama from the workings of the studio and the machinations of movie-making at this time.

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12 Apr 2009 // 9:59 PM

Pygmalion

The scene where Higgins harasses weary Eliza deeply resonates with the interrogation scenes of old detective films.

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5 Nov 2007 // 9:59 PM

A Cottage on Dartmoor

Film historians have long overlooked British silent films. A Cottage on Dartmoor is a major rediscovery.

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'Hopscotch' is Anchored in Walter Matthau's Playful, Irascible Personality

// Short Ends and Leader

"With his novel, Hopscotch, Brian Garfield challenged himself to write a suspenseful spy tale in which nobody gets killed.

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