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

Three Films by Luis Buñuel: Criterion Blu-ray review

Julien Duvivier in the Thirties: Eclipse 44

Film(ed) poetry: The Song of Lunch (2010)

Paul Morrissey’s Gothic horrors