Jerry Lewis in The Jazz Singer (1959)

In the 1950s, after he broke up with long-time partner Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis made a string of very successful comedies built around his, shall we say, distinct comic persona. Jerry’s schtick was a mixture of elaborate, agile physical business combined with an aggressive use of facial and vocal tics, which at their mildest were […]

Blasts from the past

World Cinema Project 2: Criterion Blu-ray review

More genre viewing – late Fall 2018: Part Two

David Lynch’s Lost Highway (1997): Criterion Blu-ray review

Criterion Blu-ray review: Carol Reed’s Odd Man Out (1947)

>