Posts Tagged ‘history’

Nov. 11 2012

Oliver Stone’s Untold History

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

Oliver Stone is no stranger to controversy. His trilogy of Vietnam war films, Platoon, Born on the Fourth of July and Heaven & Earth; his take on the Kennedy assignation in JFK; the violence of Natural Born Killers; his “greed is good” indictment in Wall Street, his portrayal of Turkish people in Midnight Express, and […]

Jan. 13 2012

“The Leopard”: epic in every sense of the word

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

  Back in November, Jim & I were lucky enough to catch a revival screening of Luchino Visconti’s 1963 film “The Leopard” at the Charles. Since I occasionally play excerpts from the film’s soundtrack (fabulous work by Nino Rota, with a little help from Verdi) on WBJC & am a longtime fan of old movies, […]

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