Blogs // 3 Articles
'Slander' Airs Out the Dirty Laundry of the Genteel '50's
31 Jul 2014 // 9:10 PM
Slander hasn't dated much at all; it still engages the viewer with something harsh and sordid under its veneer of '50s gentility.
Victim Blaming in the 1950s: 'Witness to Murder'
14 Jan 2015 // 7:10 AM
This entry in the '50s noir cycle is an exercise in paranoia from a woman's point of view.
'Lost Angel' (1943)/ 'Our Vines Have Tender Grapes' (1945)
14 Mar 2014 // 11:01 AM
In Praise of Margaret O'Brien