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Exploring Olivia de Havilland’s Performance in ‘The Snake Pit’ (1948)

The Wonderful World of Cinema Posted by Virginie Pronovost on Jul 1, 2018

Today, the legendary Olivia de Havilland is turning 102 years old! What a victory! For a third consecutive year, Crystal from In the Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood and Laura from Phyllis Loves Classic Movies are hosting the Annual Olivia de Havilland Blogathon. I’m happy to take part in t read more

Screening of “The Snake Pit” at Daystar Center September 12

Classic Movie Man Posted by Stephen Reginald on Sep 1, 2017

Screening of “The Snake Pit” at Daystar Center September 12 “Classic Movie Man Favorites” Series: The Snake Pit (1948) Where: Daystar Center, 1550 S. State Street When: September 12, 2017 Time: 6:30 p.m. Hosted by Stephen Reginald The Snake Pit (1948) stars two-time Bes read more

The Snake Pit (1948)

4 Star Films Posted by 4 Star Film Fan on Jan 24, 2017

There is a lineage of psychological dramas most notably including the likes of Shock Corridor and One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest. But one of their primary predecessors was The Snake Pit which is a haunting, inscrutable and thought-provoking film in its own right. But rather than trying to sum it up read more

The Snake Pit (1948)

4 Star Films Posted by 4 Star Film Fan on Jan 24, 2017

There is a lineage of psychological dramas most notably including the likes of Shock Corridor and One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest. But one of their primary predecessors was The Snake Pit which is a haunting, inscrutable and thought-provoking film in its own right. But rather than trying to sum it up read more

1001 Classic Movies: The Snake Pit

Old Hollywood Films Posted by Amanda Garrett on Jul 19, 2016

The Snake Pit (1948), starring Olivia de Havilland, is one of the 1001 classic movies you should see. Each Monday, I'm going to recommend a classic movie you should see (for the reasons behind the 1001 series and reviews of earlier films covered go here). Old Hollywood legend Olivia de Havil read more

The Snake Pit (1948)

Flickers in Time Posted by Beatrice on Apr 12, 2015

The Snake Pit Directed by Anatole Litvak Written by Frank Partos and Millen Brand from a novel by Mary Jane Ward 1948/USA Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation Repeat viewing/Netflix rental #219 of 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die I didn’t remember liking this very much.  Imagine my read more

Therapy Thursdays: The Snake Pit

True Classics Posted by Carrie on Sep 9, 2010

You may have seen my recommendation of The Snake Pit for the Olivia de Havilland edition of the SUtS series. I recommended it, but had not yet seen the film. Part of the joy of the project was getting to see films I hadn’t watched or reviewed, yet, and this was one of them. I chose this film read more

The Snake Pit

The Best Picture Project Posted by Alyson on May 12, 2010

From the opening credits with loud daunting music, you realize this is going to be a heavy film.  Those set within a mental institution aren’t usually light or breezy. We meet Virginia Cunningham (Olivia de Havilland) not long after she has been checked into the institute.  She’s usually confused read more

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