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Cinema Qua Non - Indispensable DVDs: Part 1
12 Oct 2008 // 6:00 PM
Day One - A trip back to the classic days of studio system Hollywood, complete with great musicals, amazing adventure yarns, and a couple of post-modern freak outs, just to keep things controversial and lively.
Part 1: Pure Classicism
17 Jun 2007 // 6:00 PM
In its infancy, the cinematic artform went through some formidable technological and stylistic changes. The ten DVDs discussed here highlight the very definition of the Golden Age of filmmaking.
'Dancing, a Man's Game' and '50s-era Masculinity
12 Jan 2014 // 9:10 PM
Masculinity, athleticism and grace take center stage in the newly released Omnibus special from 1958 featuring a young, fiery Gene Kelly.
This 'Jack and the Beanstalk' Falls Short as a Tall Tale
15 Dec 2015 // 5:00 AM
The last (and least) of Gene Kelly's experiments with animation.