Monthly Archives: April 2016

Kathryn Bigelow

People might not expect you to know who Kathryn Bigelow is but they should. She’s the first woman to win the Academy Award for Best Director and she’s the most prominent female director in Hollywood almost by default. Even if … Continue reading

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1950

According to its most influential and lasting films, Hollywood in 1950┬ástruggled with its past and found part of its future. Sunset Boulevard and All About Eve inspect old theatricality and stars. I can’t tell if they were trying to redeem … Continue reading

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