Night Diggers, The (1971): British Psychological Thriller, Starring Oscar-Winner Patricia Neal (Hud), Based on Husband Roald Dahl’s Scenario

Oscar winner Patricia Neal (Hud) made this peculiar British thriller, based on Joy Cowley’s novel, Nest in a Fallen Tree, adapted to the screen by famous writer (and Neal’s husband at the time) Roald Dahl.

Invisible Stripes (1939): Lloyd Bacon’s Crime Melodrama, Starring George Raft, William Holden, and Humphrey Bogart

As directed by Warner’s prolific craftsman Lloyd Bacon, Invisible Stripes is a talky, if fast-moving B-crime picture, starring tough man George Raft as a gangster unable to go straight after returning home from prison.

Oscar 2019: Rona, Azim’s Mother–Afghan Entry for Best Foreign Language Oscar

Rona, Azim’s Mother is a 2018 Afghan drama, written and directed by Jamshid Mahmoudi. It was selected as the Afghan entry for the 2019 Best Foreign Language Film Oscar. Cast Mohsen Tanabandeh as Azi Fereshteh Hosseini as Ron Mojtaba Pirzadeh as Faroogh Running Time: 89 Minutes Share this:

Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween–Sequel to 2015 Feature

First Man will also face competition from the sophomore frame of Warner’s A Star Is Born. Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga’s musical drama opened above expectations with $42 million. It picked up an impressive $6.8 million on Monday, and stellar word of mouth suggests a long life at the box office. A Star Is Born […]

Movie Stars: Bergman, Ingrid–Natural Actress

One of the main reasons ”Notorious,” Hitchcock’s classic of 1946, remains so timely, though, is Ingrid Bergman herself-or rather her public screen persona.  Like other movies, such as the 1943 Oscar-winning “Casablanca,” her “naturalness” was crucial to the film’s overall impact and success. As she recalls in her book, Bergman’s being launched as a ”natural” […]