Have you ever found yourself at someone’s house, maybe a family member or future spouse, and someone says, “you just HAVE to watch this.” The next thing you know you are surrounded by people laughing hysterically while watching an old video of a family talent show while you sit there, bewildered by your newfound station in life, wondering if you have chosen poorly.Read more "DVD Review – Vitaphone Varieties Volume Three (1928-1929)"
Finian’s Rainbow is a delightfully racist musical about two ignorant Irish immigrants who think that Fort Knox is a mystery garden which grows wealth.Read more "Blu-ray Review – Finian’s Rainbow"
The Boy Friend, by directory Ken Russell, fits in wonderfully in a long line of beautiful and colorful musicals. What is fairly unique is the layered and slightly cerebral story. At its highest level The Boy Friend is the story of Polly Brown, played by Twiggy in her screen debut.Read more "Blu-ray Review – The Boy Friend"
The Thief of Bagdad is a large, beautifu, 1940 musical by Michael Powell, of The Red Shoes fame, and Ludwig Berger. It contains early blue screen.Read more "The Thief of Bagdad – Review"
Singin’ in the Rain may be my all-time favorite mix-tape that you try give a narrative. There are few musicals that have made me stop what I am doing.Read more "Singin’ In the Rain"