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Humoresque (1920)

US 71m, B&W, Silent Director; Frank Borzage; Cast: Gaston Glass, Vera Gordon, Bobby Connelly, Alma Rubens As chosen by the readers of Photoplay magazine, Humoresque was the first film to … Continue reading

02/02/2016 · Leave a comment

Four Sons (1928)

US 100m, B&W, Silent Director: John Ford; Cast: Margaret Mann, James Hall, Charles Morton, Ralph Bushman, George Meeker Four Sons is a melodrama from the perspective of a German family … Continue reading

01/29/2016 · Leave a comment

An Affair to Remember (1957)

US 119m, Colour Director: Leo McCarey; Cast: Cary Grant, Deborah Kerr, Richard Denning A romantic comedy, An Affair to Remember is the remake of Leo McCarey’s 1939 drama about a … Continue reading

01/02/2016 · Leave a comment

Gigi (1958)

US 115m, Colour Director: Vincente Minnelli; Cast: Leslie Caron, Louis Jourdan, Maurice Chevalier, Hermione Gingold Gigi is a colourful musical comedy set in Paris at the turn of the 20th … Continue reading

06/11/2015 · Leave a comment

From Here to Eternity (1953)

US 118m, B&W Director: Fred Zinnemann; Cast: Burt Lancaster, Montgomery Clift, Deborah Kerr, Donna Reed, Frank Sinatra, Ernest Borgnine, Philip Ober, Jack Warden From Here to Eternity is an overrated … Continue reading

12/21/2014 · Leave a comment

Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing (1955)

US 102m, Colour Director: Henry King; Cast: William Holden, Jennifer Jones, Torin Thatcher, Isobel Elsom, Murray Matheson Adapted from the 1952 autobiographical novel by Han Suyin, Love Is a Many-Splendored … Continue reading

04/08/2014 · Leave a comment

The Sound of Music (1965)

US 174m, Colour Director: Robert Wise; Cast: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker, Richard Haydn, Peggy Wood, Charmian Carr Based on the Rodgers and Hammerstein Broadway musical of the same … Continue reading

12/28/2010 · Leave a comment