Monthly Archives: October 2013

the invisible man

The Invisible Man

Una O’Connor and Claude Rains in The Invisible Man. James Whale. 1933.




Colin Clive, Dwight Frye and Karloff in Frankenstein. James Whale. 1931.

mississippi mermaid

Mississippi Mermaid

Catherine Deneuve and Jean-Paul Belmondo in La sirène du Mississipi. Truffaut. 1969.

on your sleeve

Velvet Underground and Nico

Andy Warhol’s Velvet Underground featuring Nico. (Look at that fucking gatefold) 1971.


lou reed is dead


Rock and Roll game-changer and legendary grouch Lou Reed (pictured above with some old collaborators of his) died today at age 71. Here’s an obit from Reed’s hometown newspaper.

on your sleeve

No Nuclear War

No Nuclear War. Peter Tosh. 1987.

the power and the glory

The Power and the Glory

Helen Vinson and Spencer Tracy.

The Power and the Glory

Colleen Moore and Spencer Tracy in The Power and The Glory. William K. Howard. 1933.


Melville. 1967.

dig the critics

Bring Me the Head

Warren Oates in Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia. 1974.

Alfredo Garcia

Sight and Sound. Spring 1975.