Israel: Movie Theaters–Cinema Hen (Dizengoff Square)

Open gallery view Tel Aviv’s Dizengoff Square in the ’60s. Credit: Moshe Milner / GPO

Mother’s Day: Screen Mothers

Lead and supporting actresses include Shirley MacLaine, Frances McDormand, Brie Larson, Allison Janney, Sophia Loren, Julia Roberts, Joan Crawford and others.

Film Criticism: Notes

We now reject French Andre Bazin’s idealist theory of the camera as reality, and the construct of image-spectator, the notion of film is an “unmediated” reality.

Movie Stars: Jordan, Michael B.–Charismatic Actor for Our Troubled Times

Jordan reprised the role of Creed in Creed II (2018), and is set to star, and make his directorial debut, in Creed III (2022).

Rage to Live, A (1965): Walter Grauman’s Melodrama, Starring Suzanne Pleshette as Sexually Voracious Femme

Walter Grauman directed A Rage to Live, a preposterous melodrama starring Suzanne Pleshette as a woman whose unbridled sexual passions wreak havoc on her life.