Is the Current State of Italian Film “A Real Tragedy”?

“I really loved the Italian movies of the 1960s and 1970s. But what happened? It’s a real tragedy. The Italian films I’ve seen over the past few years all seem the same. All they talk about is boys growing up, girls growing up, couples in crisis and holidays for the mentally disabled.” Quentin Tarantino So… Read More Is the Current State of Italian Film “A Real Tragedy”?

Charles Chaplin’s Directorial Filmography

I count┬áModern Times, Charlie Chaplin’s 1936 masterpiece, as one of my favorite movies of all time. I watched it┬áseveral years ago, while getting my Masters degree and fell in love with it immediately. Chaplin had continued to make silent films well after ‘talkies’ had taken over movie theaters across the nation, and his work still… Read More Charles Chaplin’s Directorial Filmography