Funny Face (1957)

Director: Stanley Donen   Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Fred Astaire, Kay Thompson, Michel Auclair   Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance     “When I get through with you, you’ll look like… What do you call beautiful? A tree. You’ll look like a tree.”     Here’s one of the movies, I guess, Read more…

Only Angels Have Wings (1939)

Director: Howard Hawks Starring: Cary Grant, Jean Arthur, Rita Hayworth, Richard Barthelmess, Thomas Mitchell Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance   “No looking ahead, no tomorrows. Just today.”   On an exotic background, very different from the LA, or NYC one, Howard Hawks brings us this great, dangerous adventure featuring Cary Grant Read more…

7th Heaven (1927)

Director: Frank Borzage Starring: Janet Gaynor, Charles Farrell, Albert Gran, David Butler, Ben Bard Genre: Drama, Romance   “You mustn’t be afraid. I’m never afraid. Never look down; always look up. I always look up. That’s why I’m a very remarkable fellow.”   I couldn’t imagine there was a better Read more…

Five Feet Apart (2019)

Director: Justin Baldoni Starring: Haley Lu Richardson, Cole Sprouse, Moises Arias Genre: Drama, Romance   “We need that touch from the one we love, almost as much as we need air to breathe. But I never understood the importance of touch. His touch. Until I couldn’t have it.”   From Read more…

Vertigo (1958)

Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: James Stewart, Kim Novak Genre: Mystery, Romance, Thriller “Scottie, do you believe that someone out of the past – someone dead – can enter and take possession of a living being?”   Considered by many people the best Alfred Hitchcock’s movies, Vertigo, has a story that Read more…

From Here to Eternity (1953)

Director: Fred Zinnemann Starring: Burt Lancaster, Montgomery Clift, Deborah Kerr, Donna Reed, Frank Sinatra Genre: Drama, Romance, War “A man loves a thing, that doesn’t mean it’s gotta love him back.”   We are heading back to the origins of the blog for this astonishing movie: From Here to Eternity Read more…