Category Archives: Editorial

Editorial: In Space No One Can Hear You Scream

Forty years ago today, one of the sci-fi defining films, Ridley Scott’s “Alien” had its premiere, introducing audiences to one of cinema’s greatest sci-fi characters. Read More

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Editorial: We’ll Always Have the Laughs

In “Teacher’s Pet” (1958), one of the best comedies of all time, Doris Day and Clark Gable bring out the best humour out of each other. Read More

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Editorial: Black and White in Trucolor

There is a sequence in Nicholas Ray’s Johnny Guitar where the lawmen all wear black. Joan Crawford appears in white. It is a crisp and striking visual moment, all the more so since it is a Western noir in color. Read More

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Editorial: A Raincoat in Sunny LA

Peter Falk in ”Columbo” | NBC   The Editorial: thoughts, short stories or essays about the world of cinema   Who wears a raincoat in sunny LA all the time? Columbo, that’s who. Why? Just instinct. His crumpled raincoat, his … Read More

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Editorial: Ice Blonde

Beautiful and mysterious, hidden behind her opaqueness and inaccessibility, Catherine Deneuve’s ice, cool look (Mississippi Mermaid) would have been perfect for a Hitchcock noir. Read More

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