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Subarṇarēkhā (1965)

India 143m, B&W Director: Ritwik Ghatak; Cast: Abhi Bhattacharya, Madhabi Mukherjee, Satindra Bhattacharya, Bijon Bhattacharya, Pitambar, Indrani Chakrabarty, Sriman Tarun, Ritwik Ghatak Subarṇarēkhā is the story of Iswar and his little … Continue reading

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Moonstruck (1987)

US 102m, Colour Director: Norman Jewison; Cast: Cher, Nicolas Cage, Danny Aiello, Vincent Gardenia, Olympia Dukakis Moonstruck is a delightful romantic comedy about Loretta, a young Italian widow who decides … Continue reading

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Moving Pictures: At a Constant Speed

In March of this year I watched a fascinating special feature on the new Criterion blu-ray of The Kid (1921) by Ben Model who showed how silent comedy filmmakers would vary … Continue reading

05/12/2016 · 2 Comments