Posted by KC on May 21, 2019
While I think that it is usually best to go into a film cold in order to enjoy it fully, the work of Austrian filmmaker Norbert Pfaffenbichler benefits from some explanation. His experimental works are accessible, but require preparation. Invest in Failure (Notes on Film 06-C, Monologue 03) (2018), read more
Noir and Chick Flicks
Posted by Dawn Sample on Aug 11, 2012
James Mason (15 May 1909 - 27 July 1984). While he was attending Marlborough College studyingarchitecture, he also began performing in stock theatre companies for fun.
After Cambridge he joined the Old Vic theatre in London under the guidance of Tyrone Guthrie and Alexander Korda. In 1933 Korda read more
ScribeHard on Film
Posted by ScribeHard on Aug 11, 2012
It’s not quantity … it’s quality. Welcome The Gal Herself to the blogathon! She offers a valentine to Norman Maine. read more
A Person in the Dark
Posted by FlickChick on Apr 28, 2012
This is the fourth in the "Bitches and Blaggards" series; monthly posts devoted to my favorite movie bad girls and rogues. A bitch is a selfish, malicious woman. A blaggard is a villain, a rogue and a black-hearted man. Both are bad, both are devastatingly alluring.
Jane G read more
Posted by KC on Apr 13, 2010
James Mason struggles to disguise his elegantly distinctive voice in this 1956 episode of What's My Line? He is promoting the drug addiction drama Bigger Than Life (1956), which is now finally available on DVD--woo hoo! read more
Posted by KC on Jun 11, 2009
This commercial with James Mason cracks me up. Check out that suave mustache! read more
Out of the Past - A Classic Film Blog
Posted by Raquel Stecher on Nov 30, -0001
James Mason, Cats
"Cats do not have to be shown how to have a good time, for they are unfailing ingenious in that respect."- James Mason
James Mason loved cats.
His wife Pamela Mason also loved cats.
Together they had lots of cats. In 1946, they had 12!