One Of The Most Intriguing Characters In Mildred Pierce

The 1945 classic movie Mildred Pierce is clearly a star vehicle for actress Joan Crawford.  She shines in the title role as a mother willing to do nearly anything for her children. Her daughters Veda and Kay are the most important parts of her life.  They take priority over everything, including her marriage. The acting … Continue reading One Of The Most Intriguing Characters In Mildred Pierce

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The Movie Poster Art Of Key Largo

I love movies and I love art.  When done well I love movie posters.  Although it is still utilized today, movie poster design, much like album cover design, is becoming a lost art form.  Today in many cases movie posters seem to be disposable promotional tools.  At their best movie posters can truly be works … Continue reading The Movie Poster Art Of Key Largo

Marked Woman: Bette Davis And Humphrey Bogart Together Again

Released in 1937 by Warner Bros., Marked Woman stars Bette Davis and Humphrey Bogart.  This truly is an interesting movie.  Marked Woman is not quite a woman's film.  It is not quite a gangster movie.  It is not quite a court room drama.  Marked Woman is a well made movie that combines elements from the … Continue reading Marked Woman: Bette Davis And Humphrey Bogart Together Again