Archive for The Forgotten

Births, Deaths and Marriages

Posted in FILM, literature with tags , , , , , , on May 10, 2018 by dcairns

A tender-hearted boxing match for fathers — an uncanny pre-echo of A TREE GROWS IN BROOKLYN — Coney Island in her pomp — cracker barrel philosophy — cracker barrel sociology — phony stars that aren’t phony — all in Frank Borzage’s BAD GIRL, a movie with everything except a bad girl.

Showing soon at MoMA in New York, written up today at The Forgotten.


You don’t need to see his identification

Posted in FILM, Politics with tags , , , on April 26, 2018 by dcairns

Obi-Wan Hitler! Or Adolf Kenobi, if you prefer. I needed to see HITLER: THE LAST TEN DAYS. I can’t explain why. Masochism? But it’s kind of rewarding…

At The Forgotten.

Love Herz

Posted in FILM, Politics with tags , , , on April 12, 2018 by dcairns

Commemorating the passing of the great Juraj Herz today at The Forgotten. Not to be forgotten.