So, Eric Rohmer is dead, which is not at all surprising given that he was 89. What is surprising, at least for me, is my immediate thought upon hearing of his death.
It is fitting that she sings a blues number, for Bleek Gilliam has had plenty of reasons to have the blues.
Barbara Stanwyck needed only a look to inform you of her characters’ less than noble intentions.
The film does its potential detractors a great service by wearing its plot right out on its sleeve.
When people speak of Hitchcock, they usually refer to the Master of Suspense’s movies.
In honor of what would have been Billy Wilder’s 100th birthday, NYC’s Film Forum is currently hosting a retrospective titled “Essential Wilder.”
Mel Blanc gets lots of credit for his work with Looney Tunes, all of it deserved.
Joe Eszterhas and Adrian Lyne have each made one good movie: Flashdance