Mr. Deeds Goes To Town (1936) – Review by Bosley Crowther

2019-03-18T20:23:40+01:00March 18th, 2019|Categories: CINEMA|Tags: , , , |

Examined by any standards, those of 1936 or today, Mr. Deeds had or has to be regarded as pure wishful fantasy. Longfellow Deeds, the lanky hero whom Mr. Cooper so aptly played, was an amiable small-town bumpkin who candidly combined all the platitudinous pieties and virtues of an idealized Boy Scout.

LAST TANGO IN PARIS (1972) – Review by Bosley Crowther

2017-08-23T11:51:59+01:00August 23rd, 2017|Categories: CINEMA|Tags: , , , |

by Bosley Crowther The vast attention that Bernardo Bertolucci’s Last Tango in Paris received while it was several months in the making and when it opened in the fall of 1972 was not due to the prospect of its being a likely worldshaking film. It was because Marlon Brando was [...]