Responsible - or in some cases co-responsible! - for some of the greatest Hollywood musicals ever made (On The Town, Singin' In The Rain, Funny Face), Stanley Donen faced a…
The Movie King ★★★★★ 4
The Music Man, the tale of a scheming con man who sells the idea of bringing a marching band to an overly prejudiced and narrow-minded town, conning little boys to…
***OctHorror Fest 2016: Horror's Haunting Hits*** Day 9
"Holy shit." That was my reaction to this 1962 thriller about an ex convict (Robert Mitchum) out to destroy the life of…
'Your occupation?' 'Pharaoh.' 'Where?' 'Egypt.'
TV fans with long memories may remember the ill-fated adaptation of Churchill's People, which blights the CVs of many an actor of the 1970s.
Reza Said ★★★½
A Certain Smile (Jean Negulesco, 1958) 7/10
Rome and Paris got quite a workout in Hollywood films of the 1950s via lushly romantic films that brought Europe back on the…