The Miracle of Morgan’s Creek

Shortly before his death in Hollywood in 1940, F Scott Fitzgerald wrote: ‘They’ve let a certain director here write his own picture and he’s made such a go of it there may be a different feeling about that soon’. Fitzgerald’s gin-soaked instincts were to be proven right; the film The Great McGinty (1940) was a …

Cinema for Thought – Analyzing the Greatness of Citizen Kane

“You know, Mr. Bernstein, if I hadn’t been very rich, I might have been a really great man.” This line of dialogue from the magnificent script written by the masterful hands of Herman J. Manciewicz and Orson Welles himself – who also directed and played the eponymous Kane in the movie – perfectly sums up …

Alvin and the Chipmunks: A Fun Flick

The fourth installment of the series is finally here. And it is indeed the time to rejoice for the fans because part four looks even better. Alvin voiced by Justin Long, Simon by Matthew Gray Gubler and Theodore by Jesse McCartney, are going on a road trip this time around. Alvin and the Chipmunks: The …