See how one movie changed an entire genre for the better.
Paul Newman nailed his performance in this movie, but it wasn’t supposed to be him in the starring role. Tragedy in Hollywood led to one of the big breaks in Newman’s early career.
Here are some thoughts on the breakout performance from Brie Larson, and the overall success of Room.
This classic noir is set in the Edwardian era, and features Ingrid Bergman, Charles Boyer, and Joseph Cotten. The story pushes against many of the previously accepted ideals in Hollywood films.
Joan Fontaine won an Oscar for Best Actress for her work in this one. This was the only time that a performer won an Oscar in an Alfred Hitchcock film.
Captains Courageous (1937) Directed by Victor Fleming Based on the book Captains Courageous: A Story of the Grand Banks by
Despite being more than 80 years old, this one tells a timeless story of the price of success.
This film found greater success with the United States preparing to join the fight in World War II.