Archive for January 23, 2020

Outfoxed

Posted in FILM with tags , , , , on January 23, 2020 by dcairns

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For the second installment of Forgotten by Fox, I examine the tattered fragments of Howard Hawks’ THE CRADLE SNATCHERS, maybe his most Hawksian early work outside of A GIRL IN EVERY PORT.

There are three young guys in it: the wilting wallflower, the square joe, and the lecherous “sheik.” From the character name (Howard + bird) we may be able to guess with whom the director most closely identified.

Here you go.