Category Archives: cinema

catching up with the chaplins

Autumn 1957

I’m not sure what took me so long to get to this one. Here’s a pretty great interview with Chas and review of King in New York. Sight and Sound. Autumn 1957.

Chaplin 2

Chaplin 3

Chaplin 4

love me tonight

Love Me Tonight

Maurice Chevalier in Love Me Tonight. Rouben Mamoulian. 1932.

dig the critics

Summer 1971

Sight and Sound. Summer 1971.

godard directs

Godard directs

Godard directs Anna Karina and Jean-Claude Brialy in Une femme est une femme. 1961.

judex

Channing Pollock

Channing Pollock (above) and Francine Bergé (below) in Judex. Georges Franju. 1963.

Francine Bergé

way back

Mae Lucas

Mae Lucas — Now Mrs. B.L. Rhodes of Norfolk, Virginia — at left, and her dancing partner in the Gaiety Girls at Daly’s Theatre in New York in 1894, when Miss Lucas went to dance for the Edison Kinetoscope.

f for orson

Orson in Scotland

Orson and his walking stick in Scotland. 1953.

Citizen Cane