Hollywood 2021: October-December Film Releases

October-December 2021 Film Releases In the next 70 days, we will be seeing over 90 films! OCTOBER Oct 1 THE ADDAMS FAMILY 2 (MGM) animated Oct 1 THE MANY SAINTS OF NEWARK (WB-New Line) by Alan Taylor: Michael Gandolfini, Leslie Odom Jr, Corey Stoll, Alessandro Nivola, Jon Bernthal, Vera Farmiga, Ray Liotta Oct 1 OLD […]

Actors: Bette Davis as Influencer, Role Model

I’m sure I learned more from Bette Davis than anyone. She has enormous presence, a sense of surprise. She sets you up like a great boxer and BAM!

Film as Subversive Art: Tribute to Amos Vogel  A Retrospective by the Austrian Film

In New York City, his new home, Vogel became one of the world’s most influential film curators: first as the founder of the Cinema 16 film society (1947-63), and later as the co-founder of the New York Film Festival (1963-68).

Backfire (1950): Vincent Sherman’s Film Noir, Starring Edmond O’Brien, Virginia Mayo, Gordon MacRae, Viveca Lindfors

Vincent Sherman directed Backfire a crime film noir, starring Edmond O’Brien, Virginia Mayo, Gordon MacRae, Viveca Lindfors, and Dane Clark.

Death in Hollywood: Chandler, Jeff–Back Injury (Malpractice), Died at 42

He died on June 17, 1961. The cause was a blood infection complicated by pneumonia.