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100 Favourites: The Other Side of the Wind (2018)

US/Iran/France 122m, Colour/B&W Director: Orson Welles; Cast: John Huston, Oja Kodar, Peter Bogdanovich, Susan Strasberg, Norman Foster, Bob Random, Lilli Palmer, Edmond O’Brien, Mercedes McCambridge, Cameron Mitchell, Paul Stewart, Gregory … Continue reading

12/23/2018 · Leave a comment

The Other Side of the Wind (2018)

US/Iran/France 122m, Colour/B&W Director: Orson Welles; Cast: John Huston, Oja Kodar, Peter Bogdanovich, Susan Strasberg, Norman Foster, Bob Random, Lilli Palmer, Edmond O’Brien, Mercedes McCambridge, Cameron Mitchell, Paul Stewart, Gregory … Continue reading

12/17/2018 · 4 Comments

Chimes at Midnight (1965)

Spain/Switzerland 119m, B&W Director: Orson Welles; Cast: Orson Welles, Keith Baxter, John Gielgud, Jeanne Moreau, Margaret Rutherford, Marina Vlady, Fernando Rey A brilliant adaptation and interweaving of a number of Shakespeare’s … Continue reading

10/15/2016 · 2 Comments

F for Fake (1973)

France 88m, Colour Director: Orson Welles; Cast: Orson Welles, Oja Kodar, Joseph Cotten, Elmyr de Hory, Clifford Irving, François Reichenbach, Gary Graver As an exploration of authenticity and the value … Continue reading

12/25/2015 · 2 Comments

The Lady from Shanghai (1947)

US 87m, B&W Director: Orson Welles; Cast: Rita Hayworth, Orson Welles, Everett Sloane, Glenn Anders, Ted de Corsia The Lady from Shanghai is a visually brilliant film noir shot largely … Continue reading

04/18/2014 · 2 Comments

The Stranger (1946)

US 96m, B&W Director: Orson Welles; Cast: Orson Welles, Edward G. Robinson, Loretta Young, Konstantin Shayne A well-liked college professor living in an idyllic Connecticut town is accused as a war … Continue reading

07/22/2013 · 2 Comments

Touch of Evil (1958)

US 112m (restored cut), B&W Director: Orson Welles; Cast: Orson Welles, Charlton Heston, Janet Leigh, Joseph Calleia, Akim Tamiroff, Marlene Dietrich The 1998 restored cut of Touch of Evil is … Continue reading

02/05/2012 · 5 Comments