Book Review: Bring on the Empty Horses, by David Niven

I'm finally back! Yesterday I realized that months have passed since my last post. I've been really too busy to put myself into writing, and I haven't even had time to see many new movies, but now I want to recover and concentrate on this blog again. And guess what my first new post on …

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In a Nutshell: Made for Each Other (1939)

Directed by: John Cromwell With: Carole Lombard, James Stewart, Charles Coburn, Lucile Watson Introduction Made for Each Other was one of the films Carole Lombard did for Selznick International Pictures, and one of her few dramas. After the box office failure of her last screwball comedy Fools for Scandals (1938), she desired to do more …

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Niagara (1953)

Directed by: Henry Hathaway With: Marilyn Monroe, Joseph Cotten, Jean Peters, Max Showalter Niagara is a 1953 noir picture filmed in Technicolor, universally known to be the first movie to capitalize on the new platinum sex-symbol of Twentieth Century Fox, Marilyn Monroe. After appearing in numerous minor roles, the previous year Monroe had been the …

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