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French Postcard

French Postcard

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 18th 2017

When In the French Style (1963) opened in New York 54 years ago today, the reception for this maverick, modern-style, continentally adult look at romance crafted by screenwriter/producer Irwin Shaw

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The Muse at 90: Juliette Greco

The Muse at 90: Juliette Greco

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Feb 7th 2017

An icon of France and regarded as an intoxicant of rare vintage around the world, singer-actress Juliette Gréco turns 90 today, still a seductress and still a survivor decades after her World War I

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Americans in Paris

Americans in Paris

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Mar 22nd 2016

When long-time friends, writer/producer Irwin Shaw (The Young Lions) and director/producer Robert Parrish (The Wonderful Country), set to work on an adaptation of two of Shaw’s Paris-set short

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Bonjour Jean

Bonjour Jean

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jan 15th 2016

His life as a more independent filmmaker in the 1950s was more agreeable to director Otto Preminger. After being freed from being exclusive to Twentieth Century Fox he made a nifty noir (Angel Face

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October Harvest; Kerr Rhymes with Star

October Harvest; Kerr Rhymes with Star

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 30th 2015

Pre-orders start today (at 4 PM EDT/1PM PDT) for Twilight Time’s five Blu-ray titles arriving to chill and cheer on October 13: Black Widow, Count Yorga, Vampire, Devil in a Blue Dress, Scream and Scr

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