Sabu and the Kordas

An 11-year-old orphan, discovered working in a maharajah’s stables by a cameraman on a scouting trip, represents one of the strangest anomalies in the history of movie-stardom. Osmond Borradaile was in India in preparation for a project based on a story by Rudyard Kipling when he met Selar Shaik and brought him to the attention […]

Blasts from the past

Francesco Rosi’s Christ Stopped at Eboli (1979):
Criterion Blu-ray review

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

Listmania redux:
The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part one

Combat! Television’s Last “Good” War

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