Sunday, March 30 2008
Hooray for 'Hollywood': Second volume of '30s 'Forbidden' films is a fascinating collection.
Wednesday, June 27 2007
This set highlights the existential crisis about the validity and permanence of love, in a time when Americans were reminded of the absolute ephemeral nature of life and stripped of ideals by the War.
Monday, January 22 2007
Capra's films of the '30s are seminal works and cannot be underestimated; their influence on American film has been viral, forever infiltrating the structural and thematic templates of contemporary cinema.
Thursday, May 5 2005
Gable here is grown older, alone, and confronting his own irrelevance at the dawn of the '60s.