Gable, Clark: Career; Filmography, Female Star, Director

Year  Title  Role  Star Director 1931: The Painted Desert As Rance Brett, co-starring Helen Twelvetrees and Howard Higgin Pathé Exchange Production. Cast: William Boyd, William Farnum, J. Farrell MacDonald. 1931: The Easiest Way Nick Feliki, Laundryman Anita Page Jack Conway With Constance Bennett, Adolphe Menjou, Robert Montgomery. 1931: Dance, Fools, Dance As Jake Luva, Joan […]

LeRoy, Mevyn: Career; Filmography

Films directed by Mervyn LeRoy No Place to Go (1927) Flying Romeos (1928) Harold Teen (1928)Oh, Kay! (1928) Naughty Baby (1928) Hot Stuff (1929) Broadway Babies (1929) Little Johnny Jones (1929) Playing Around (1930) Show Girl in Hollywood (1930) Numbered Men (1930) Top Speed (1930) Little Caesar (1931) Gentleman’s Fate (1931) Too Young to Marry […]

Davis, Viola: Cumulative Advantage–Tony, Oscar, Emmy Awards

The 2019 Rome Film Fest is set to honor Oscar, Emmy, and Tony-winning actress Viola Davis with its second lifetime achievement award this year.

Andrews, Julie: Cumulative Advantage–Oscar, Golden Globe, Tony, SAG, AFI Awards

Andrews won the 1964 Best Actress Oscar for Mary Poppins and was nominated for the 1965 The Sound of Music and for the 1982 Victor/Victoria. She has won five Golden Globes, three Grammys and two Emmys.

Portrait of a Lady on Fire: 2019 Best Films–Sciamma’s Powerful French Historical Drama about Art and Desire

Céline Sciamma’s French historical drama, Portrait of a Lady on Fire, was one of the best films I saw in May at the 2019 Cannes Film Fest, where it deservedly won the Jury Prize for Best Screenplay.