Posts Tagged ‘classic film’
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RECENT MOVIE REVIEWS
 
Born Yesterday - inside

Born Yesterday (1950)

A fun, romantic dash of a movie, "Born Yesterday" also has something to say and features one of the all-time iconic female comedic performances.
1900 - inside

1900 (1976)

Known more for its length and sexual content than anything else, "1900" is a sprawling, flawed film that still constitutes a worthy cinematic experience.

Presumed Innocent - lede

Presumed Innocent (1990)

Like the proverbial innocent man convicted of a crime he didn't commit, some great films get consigned to the worst punishment imaginable: being forgotten.
The Last Days of Sodom and Gomorrah - inside

The Last Days of Sodom and Gomorrah (1962)

A classic example of mid-century ersatz Hollywood cheese, brazenly attempting to rip off a spectacularly successful film on the cheap.

Germany Year Zero - lede

Germany, Year Zero (1948)

The last of Roberto Rossellini's neorealist WWII trilogy explores the desolation of the defeated in post-war Berlin.
Heaven Knows Mr. Allison - inside

Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957)

This WWII romance/adventure, twice nominated for an Academy Award, deserves more of a reputation than its current forgotten status.