Monday, February 20, 2017

Love Among the Ruins

Today, I'm reviewing the made-for-TV movie, Love Among the Ruins (1975), starring Katharine Hepburn and Laurence Olivier.

This article is part of The Movie of the Week Blogathon hosted by Classic Film and TV Cafe.

Saturday, February 18, 2017

Lilies of the Field (1963)

Today, I'm reviewing the inspirational film, Lilies of the Field (1963), starring Sidney Poitier as an itinerant carpenter who helps a group of nuns build a chapel.

This article is part of the 90 Years of Sidney Poitier Blogathon hosted by The Wonderful World of Cinema.

Friday, February 17, 2017

1956 Best Actor Oscars

Today, I'm taking an in-depth look at the 1956 Academy Awards for best actor. Yul Brynner won the Oscar for playing the King of Siam in The King and I (1956).

This article is part of the Fifth Annual 31 Days of Oscar blogathon hosted by Paula's Cinema Club,  Once Upon a Screen, and Outspoken & Freckled.

Saturday, February 11, 2017

Meet the Cast of The Asphalt Jungle

Today, I'm writing about the memorable gang of thieves in director John Huston's great noir, The Asphalt Jungle (1950). The photo above shows Louis Calhern (left), Sterling Hayden, Jean Hagen, and Sam Jaffe with some stolen loot.