DVD diary: September – part two

Dark Of The Sun (Jack Cardiff, 1968) The great cinematographer Jack Cardiff, responsible for the dazzling imagery of Michael Powell’s A Matter of Life and Death (1946), Black Narcissus (1947) and The Red Shoes (1948), and Albert Lewin’s Pandora and the Flying Dutchman (1951), among many others, was also a director. One of my earliest […]

Blasts from the past

Twilight Time: Fantasies of romance

Zombie addendum: The Dead (2010)

Ghosts of Television Past, part two

James Whale’s Show Boat (1936): music and race in Golden Age Hollywood