James Cagney

David Fantle, adjunct professor of film at Marquette University, will discuss Hollywood Heyday: 75 Candid Interviews with Golden Age Legends at the Harry & Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center on June 7. Read more


Billy Wilder was among the mostincisive writer-directors from Hollywood’s golden age. Little wonder he wasresponsible for one of the best Cold War comedies, One Two Three (1961), outnow on Blu-ray.One Two Three is set in the.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

Many great films have used newspapers in plots and settings. All the President’s Men is one of the best. Read more

Film Reviews

When listening to the dreamy, visceral work of Jacques Brel, one instantly pictures a man singing by a piano in a smoky bar in Europe. The Belgian singer-songwriter didn’t own a remarkable voice, but his best work perfectly captured specifi... Read more