Archive for September 8, 2019

The Sunday Intertitles: The Power of Positive Thinking

Posted in FILM with tags , , , on September 8, 2019 by dcairns

Yes, but they seem curiously OK about it. Blasé, almost.

And they do it with their usual good spirits.

But they don’t let that spoil their sunny mood.

Ambushed, schmambushed, so long as you’ve got your health.

And they maintain a positive attitude, that’s the main thing.

These things happen. What are you gonna do?

But she’s delighted to finally be shot of that idiot Larry.

All images from William Witney’s THE PERILS OF NYOKA. You can hear Brad and Leo affectionately discussing an “underrated guy” in ONCE UPON A TIME… IN HOLLYWOOD, which, given Tarantino’s oft-stated enthusiasm for WW’s work, seems to me a subtle hommage. But not as subtle as mine.

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