Recent viewing, part 1

Since reading Chris Fujiwara’s book about Jacques Tourneur, The Cinema of Nightfall (Johns Hopkins University Press: Baltimore and London, 1998), I’ve been searching out films by the director, particularly ones unconnected with the genres he’s best known for, horror and noir. I recently got hold of a cheap VCI disk featuring a double bill of […]

Blasts from the past

Criterion Blu-ray review: Polanski’s Macbeth (1971)

Guest post:
A Weimar Cinema Revelation: Harbour Drift (1929), part two

Claudio Simonetti’s Goblin live

Hammer on Blu-ray from Indicator, part two