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

Vinegar Syndrome summer binge, part two

Byron Haskin’s The Power (1968)

Haunted by the past: Karl Marx City (2016)

Disk of the Week: My Son John (1952)
– Bad craziness in Hollywood