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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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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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Eighty Years Young

Eighty Years Young

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Dec 1st 2015

Born 80 years ago today in Brooklyn, NY, Allan Stewart Konigsberg, known to the world as Woody Allen, has built up quite a lifetime of entertainment triumphs and failures, as well as personal contr

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