Category Archives: Film

Editorial: Here We Go Again

Editorial - Here We Go Again - Call Me By Your Name

  The Editorial: thoughts, short stories or essays about the world of cinema   Remakes. Sequels. I don’t like them. I do not see any point in them except the producers making money. You make a good film? Just let … Read More

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The First Good Film of the Year I’ve Seen So Far

Sunday Illness 2018

  There is something about contemporary Spanish films that fascinates me. I am thinking about three movies in particular. First, there was Pedro Almodóvar’s 2011 La piel que habito (The Skin I Live In), one of the best films of … Read More

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Editorial: A Star Is Born

Editorial - A Star Is Born - Joan Crawford by Clarence Sinclair Bull

  The Editorial: thoughts, short stories or essays about the world of cinema   Adrian (Gilbert Adrian by his full name) created some of the most glamorous gowns in films and he was a master at designing a costume to … Read More

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Bond Girl Style: Carey Lowell in Licence to Kill

Bond girl style-Carey Lowell as Pam Bouvier in Licence to Kill

  Like The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) before it and Casino Royale (2006) after it, Licence to Kill (1989) introduced us to one of the best and one of my favourite Bond girls, Carey Lowell. She saves Bond’s back … Read More

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Editorial: I’m No Doll

Editorial-La strada Federico Fellini

  The Editorial: thoughts, short stories or essays about the world of cinema   La strada (1954) is part of Fellini’s solitude trilogy made in the mid-fifties, including Il bidone (1955) and Le notti di Cabiria (1957), that displays the … Read More

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