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“The guys who remember the studio system now
remember it all wrong. Actually, it was one of the
most pleasant systems in the world.”
Here is an account of the furtive Philip Yordan, perhaps the nost mysterious figure in Hollywood history.
Eleanor Parker was one of the most distinctive actresses of the classic film noir era. Read my recent interview with her in my 2010 Noir City Sentinel article.
An interview with the late Arnold Laven whose career encompassed a large portion of film noir.
An essay about the greatest women-in-prison movie that is definitely not camp.
The credit “Directed by” or Screenplay by” doesn’t always tell the whole story.