Monthly Archives: December 2012


Spoiler alert: Newspaper advertisement. 1971.

movie-slang arouses wide interest

Movie Slang

The Motion Picture. February 1, 1929.

cukor directs

George Cukor directs Anna Karina (above) and Anouk Aimée and Dirk Borgarde (below) in Justine. 1969.


Rebecca. Alfred Hitchcock. 1940.

record labels

Amadeus original soundtrack. 1984.

f for orson

Orson circa The Trial. 1962.

on your sleeve


Take Five 45. The Dave Brubeck Quartet, whose leader died yesterday a day before what would have been his ninety-second birthday. 1959.

catching up with the chaplins

Chas with son Syd, Sophia Loren and Marlon Brando on the set of Countess from Hong Kong. 1967.

way back

Maurice Costello, among the earliest of real stars of the screen, who set a precedent for actors at Vitagraph by being the first player to refuse to help the stage carpenters.”


Catherine Deneuve and Yvonne Furneaux in Repulsion. Polanski. 1965.