Film review by Dan Willard. Dark and disturbing was Jim Thompson’s trademark. He often wrote about grifters, losers, and psychopaths in order to express his nihilistic point of view.
Film review by Dan Willard. Popular and controversial, Traffic in Souls is one of the earliest U.S. feature films and the earliest U.S. feature not based on a preexisting literary or dramatic work.
Film review by Dan Willard. One of John Ford’s most Expressionistic films, The Long Voyage Home is based on four one-act plays by Eugene O’Neill who considered it his favorite cinematic adaptation of his work.
Film review by Dan Willard. This romantic comedy inspired by a real story is one of a handful of Hollywood films released in 1940 to make a stand against Nazism and urge America to intervene in Europe.
Film review by Dan Willard. The story is the type sentimental family fare that you find in a lot of Disney films but the high production values will be of interest to silent film fans.
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