Old Hollywood Films
Posted by Amanda Garrett on Dec 9, 2016
Today, I'm reviewing Lust for Life (1956) starring Kirk Douglas as painter Vincent van Gogh.
This article is part of the Kirk Douglas 100th Birthday Blogathon hosted by Shadows and Satin.
Rarely has an actor been more right for a role than Kirk Douglas was for Vincent van Gogh in Lust fo read more
Flickers in Time
Posted by Beatrice on Apr 12, 2016
Lust for Life
Directed by Vincente Minnelli
Written by Norman Corwin based on the novel by Irving Stone
Repeat viewing/Netflix rental Vincent Van Gogh: You look too fast! Vincent Minnelli gives us a visual feast and Kirk Douglas and Anthony Quinn bring great painters read more
The Best Picture Project
Posted by Alyson on Mar 20, 2013
I know it’s an old art-school cliche, but Vincent van Gogh is my favorite artist. The Night Cafe fascinated me and helped me understand a setting for madness while The Starry Night is a painting that helps me see light and beauty in darkness and meaning to chaos. My old poster of it I bought off read more
Posted by Lê on Mar 22, 2011
Sede de Viver / Lust for Life (1956) Minha iniciação artística se deu com as pinturas de Van Gogh. E dá-lhe cópias de sua biografia e versões do quadro “O Quarto de Van Gogh em Arles”. Essas atividades ficaram em minha memória, e voltaram com força total assistindo à “Sede read more