Watch Patricia Clarkson speak to the grace and brilliance of Ingrid Bergman.
What’s left of the month of July will feature a mini-blog-a-thon for one of the greatest actresses of all-time.
What is your favorite Jean-Luc Godard film? Vote in this poll and share your reasoning in the comments!
‘Vivre sa vie’ is one of my favorite Godard films because it is subtle and sometimes cruel, but never boring.
The most daring member of the French New Wave gets the whole month of June dedicated to his glory.
May is over and out with it goes the Career Appreciation of Mel Brooks. To wrap things up here are my picks for his top 8 films of all-time.
As Mel Brooks month at Film Misery begins to wind down it’s time for you to vote for your favorite Brooks movie of all-time!
Brandon Cooley celebrates Mel Brooks month by reviewing one of Brooks’ classic films ‘Young Frankenstein’.
Because of its subject matter, its style, and its arsenal of comic bits, ‘Blazing Saddles’ is a film that will never feel old.
One of Mel Brooks’ director trademarks is a show-stopping musical number in his films. These are my favorites.
How well do you know Mel Brooks? Try this 25-question quiz and find out!
Second-rate Mel Brooks comedy is still funnier than what most directors can offer.
The month of May will be dedicated to the wonderful career of Mel Brooks featuring reviews, polls, lists, and much more!
Today (February 1, 2010) would have been legendary director John Ford’s 116th Birthday, so I thought it would be appropriate to spend the month of February appreciating the auteur and his work. The four time Oscar winning director has turned out some of the greatest films that Hollywood has ever seen. Ford was voted the […]
I revealed mine, now what is your favorite Fred Astaire movie of all-time? Vote in the poll below!
It’s time to wrap up December’s career appreciation to Fred Astaire with the monthly “Best of” films list. I do apologize that Fred Astaire month sort of turned in to Fred Astaire weekend, but the Awards season kept me very busy during the last month of the year. I had the opportunity to see many […]
Career appreciation for the great Fred Astaire is beginning to pick up for the month of December. I’ve been watching some of the early Astaire/Rogers classics and as a result my days have been grand. Starting off coverage of the dancing sensation I have compiled the ultimate Fred Astaire quiz. There are 25 questions ranging […]
Career appreciation gets back into gear this month after a brief hiatus (my apologies to William Wyler). Things will kick back into gear with an entire month dedicated to the illustrious career of the great Fred Astaire. This is the first Career Appreciation I have ever done for a non-filmmaker and I’m very excited. Whenever […]
Grade: B+ The precursor to Vivien Leighâ€™s performance in Gone With the Wind when it comes to Southern Belles with an attitude is Bette Davisâ€™s fantastic turn in William Wylerâ€™s Jezebel. Davis delivers one of the finest performances of her career as the rebellious Miss Julie, whose desire to avoid conformity to Southern mores eventually […]
I’m getting a late start to this month’s career appreciation, but without further ado I present an October dedicated to the films of William Wyler. Last month I was overwhelmed with Robert Altman’s huge filmography as a director. Wyler has a comparable list of hits, but luckily this time I am not so unprepared. I […]