Major Dundee (1965)

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  The Days of High Adventure: A Journey through Adventure Film Director/Coscreenwriter: Sam Peckinpah By Roderick Heath Young Fresno-born Sam Peckinpah spent a stint in […]

Van Diemen’s Land (2009)

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  Director/Coscreenwriter: Jonathan Auf Der Heide By Roderick Heath Western civilisation’s remarkable capacity for setting up hells on earth at suitably distant places from itself […]

Niagara (1953)

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  Director: Henry Hathaway By Marilyn Ferdinand In the fifth installment of Noir City Chicago, the programmers decided to take a risk: they devoted an […]

Dunkirk (2017)

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  Director/Screenwriter: Christopher Nolan By Roderick Heath Here there be spoilers… The evacuation of the British Expeditionary Force from the beachfront of the French coastal […]

The Pagan (1929)

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  Director: W. S. Van Dyke By Marilyn Ferdinand During the silent film era, exoticism was all the rage. The original Latin lover, Rudolph Valentino, […]

Foolish Wives (1922)

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  Director/Screenwriter: Erich von Stroheim By Roderick Heath Amongst the giants of silent cinema, Erich von Stroheim looms very large. Not so much for his […]

Wings (1927)

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  Director: William A. Wellman By Roderick Heath F.W. Murnau’s Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927) might have won the perhaps more elevated “Most […]

So This Is Paris (1926)

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  Director: Ernst Lubitsch By Marilyn Ferdinand Although it may be inconceivable to many classic film buffs today, the “touch” Hollywood producers most wanted from […]