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An Un-Holiday Holiday Movie Guide
Jane L. Rosen
2. Overboard My favorite line: Julie: I can't do this! This is too intense! Helen: This is marriage! Interesting fact: Mike
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Why People In Old Movies Seem To Talk So Funny
Childhood Influences: Where Ideas Are Born
Sandra Ramos O'Briant
Many of us remember movies from our childhood, their effect on us then and now. Sure, I saw all the Disney releases of my generation, but I was raised by a single mother and old movies shown on late night TV were my babysitters.
Early Animation: The Farmer in the City
Andrew J. Lederer
In truth, there are scores of mice in Farmer Al's cartoons (as in other Terrytoons), but they are not mighty. The mightiness is reserved for the more or less human character at their center, not mighty as a character -- he is an oft-besieged man -- but mighty as a star.
CULTURE & ARTS
Keeping Cinema Alive By Restoring Older Films
Film producer; Dean of the Loyola Marymount University School ...
The harsh reality is that every year countless films disintegrate because the chemical base of the film corrodes over time. Once the camera negative, internegative and last print of a film are gone, the film is gone forever.
Oldies But Goodies: My Love for Old Films
17-year-old student in California
The absence of color, CGI, 3-D, explosions, swearing and convincing special effects may be a bit jarring at first, but in time you may also appreciate the old masterpieces alongside contemporary ones.
New Movie Stars In Old Roles
5 Things I Learned From Being Sick
American blogger based in London
For the last four days, I've been down for the count while a horrible stomach virus swept through our household. But I'm slowly emerging from the death throes of this thing. And as I do so, I realize that I learned a few things from this most recent brush with mortality.
Retro Screen Sirens Dance To 'Green Onions'
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