The Navigator (1924)

The Navigator (1924) — This is the second Buster Keaton movie I’ve seen (assuming you don’t count Limelight or Sunset Boulevard) and I liked The General a lot better. The guy may have been a superior physical comedian to Charlie Chaplin, but Chaplin was the better film-maker. That being said, I had several chuckles throughout … Continue reading

Sunset Boulevard (1950)

Sunset Boulevard (1950) — This is the perfect Old Hollywood movie.  There’s great acting, a great story, masterful writing, and enough touches of authenticity to make it utterly believable.  This is a story of never-was who decides to use an old has-been only to discover that she is much better at using him.  There’s betrayal … Continue reading