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Unchartered Territory: The Making of an Icon in The James Stewart Western Collection
12 Nov 2008 // 3:59 PM
As he headed westward in his films, a new, darker Jimmy Stewart helped redefine a genre.
A Blackly Sardonic Telling of Abe Lincoln: 'Crime Classics, The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln'
12 Feb 2013 // 5:30 PM
You think Steven Spielberg's Lincoln is compelling? Try upping the ante with Crime Classics: The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln.
The Furies: Criterion Collection
23 Jul 2008 // 6:00 PM
Mann scatters fragments of Shakespeare’s King Lear into the mix along with the familial clinches of Eugene O’Neill’s dour compositions
'Two O'Clock Courage' Is Only a Quarter to Noir
20 Mar 2017 // 9:45 PM
This is a solid minor crime lark that tips its fedora to basic noir tropes.
Ten Cases of Sacked Directors
9 Dec 2014 // 6:36 AM
With Paramount announcing Roberto Orci's replacement as director of the upcoming Star Trek 3, we look back at ten other times when studios and suits played musical chairs with their filmmakers.