William A. Wellman
Reviews // 3 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
//Reviews

The One That Started It All: 'A Star is Born'
4 Mar 2012 // 3:00 PM

Perhaps more than a morality tale, this film was a strategy to give post-Great Depression audiences hope, so long as they admired Hollywood from afar.

'Eleven Men and a Girl' and a Mouth
15 Sep 2010 // 3:59 PM

A type of 1930s-era entertainment that today would be unnecessary and inconceivable.

//Blogs

Double Take: 'The Public Enemy' (1931)
24 Jul 2016 // 8:15 PM

Maybe The Public Enemy is a swell dish. Or maybe it ain't so tough. The Steves take on the classic tale of beer and blood.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

"Rock Never Dies" Takes Shots at Celebrity Culture In a Surprisingly Effective Episode

// Channel Surfing

"Season 12's best episode yet isn't perfect, but well-done, with an excellent swan song performance by Rick Springfield.

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