Thanks to “Sleepless in Seattle,” everyone knows “An Affair to Remember” is the ultimate romantic tearjerker. Not only do Nora Ephron’s female characters describe it as their favorite chick flick, but the ending atop the Empire State Building evokes the abortive reunion that Cary Grant and Deborah Kerr never get to enjoy.
Many modern viewers also know that “Affair to Remember” (which opened in theaters 55 years ago, on July 11… Continue reading 'An Affair to Remember': 25 Things You Didn't Know About the Classic Romance
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On April 14, 1912, just before midnight, the unsinkable Titanic struck an iceberg. In less than three hours, it had plunged to the bottom of the sea, taking with… Continue reading A Night to Remember (Criterion Collection) [Blu-ray]
“In his introduction for Pedro Almodovar last night, Richard Pena made the point that after so many years and so many wonderful films, Almodovar is back at the New York Film Festival with a movie as new and as adventurous as any he’s ever made. He’s not intending to rest on his laurels,” Wes Anderson said during his introduction for the 10th anniversary screening of ‘The… Continue reading At NYFF: Bill Murray, Gwyneth Paltrow and Wes Anderson Remember 'The Royal Tenenbaums' and the Cantankerous Gene Hackman