Recent Viewing part 1

The completist impulse is a key element of the collector’s mentality. For instance, I have forty-nine of Hitchcock’s features on DVD, plus his two Second World War propaganda shorts and season one of Alfred Hitchcock Presents. It’s not that I like all his films – in fact, I know I won’t ever watch some of […]

Blasts from the past

The Fabulous World of Karel Zeman

Thanksgiving viewing

Basil Dearden, Humphrey Jennings, and the fires of London

Early Mexican horror from Indicator