An American in Paris (1951) : Some Facts to Know About this Movie

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o2WAMZRCbpU  I remember the first time I saw An American in Paris. It was playing at the Pacific Place Theater in downtown Seattle as part of...

Far From Heaven (2002) : Things to Know From This Movie

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KhYFwLBivmM As soon as director Todd Haynes’ (Safe) new film Far From Heaven begins, you know you are not watching your typical 21st century movie.  Haynes has gone out of...

Braveheart (1995) : Things to Know About This Movie

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1NJO0jxBtMo Mel Gibson’s 1995 Oscar-winner Braveheart is still the epic with which all epics that followed are measured. Its enormous scope, breathtaking cinematography, powerful dramatic story and...

City Lights (1931) : Things to Know From This Movie

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7vl7F8S4cpQIn the early part of the 20th Century, Charlie Chaplin’s Tramp character was the most popular film image in the world. He was a master of the...

American Graffiti (1973): Facts to Know About This Movie

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dW9hicGqI_k It may not be the best movie ever made (I give that honor to Casablanca), but it’s the one I like to call my...

Adaptation (2002) Review: Things To know About the Movie

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c6woPWN7X5U If ever there were a movie that you could call “loosely based” on an existing source, Adaptation is it. It all started when screenwriter Charlie...