One of Aircraft Is Missing is not one of Powell and Pressburger’s great films—it’s better thought of as a sighting … More
Source Code, like A Matter of Life and Death, tells the story of an airman who is caught between two worlds, one real, one a simulation that might exist only in his mind.
I had to walk down Melbury Road in Kensington today, which always puts a spring in my step, since the … More
When you learn about screenwriting, as I did a few years back, you learn that most Hollywood films, and many … More
The Red Shoes isn’t the best of Powell and Pressburger’s movies – that title would come down to a duel … More
I watched again Powell and Pressburger’s classic wartime film The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp a couple of weeks … More
One of the films which Michael Powell tried to develop, after Peeping Tom made him notorious to the point of … More