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imitation of life (1934 film)

Imitation of Life is a 1934 American drama film directed by Joh...

wikipedia - 11 Sep 2016
Imitation of Life is a 1934 American drama film directed by John M. Stahl. The screenplay by William Hurlbut, based on Fannie Hurst's 1933 novel of the same name, was augmented by eight additional uncredited writers, including Preston Sturges and Finley Peter Dunne. The film stars Claudette Colbert, Warren William and Rochelle Hudson and features Louise Beavers and Fredi Washington.
imitation of life (1934 film)

Psycho, Imitation of Life actor John Gavin dies at 86 (blog) - 10 Feb 2018
John Gavin, the actor best known for his work in films including Imitation of Life and Psycho, has died. He was 86. Gavin died Friday morning in Beverly Hills, Calif., EW has confirmed. Though Gavin was best known for his career as a mid-century ...
imitation of life (1934 film)

GET REEL: All about Mom and a Movie Trivia Contest

Wicked Local - 13 May 2018
IMITATION OF LIFE” – You again have a choice - this time between the 1934 film starring Claudette Colbert and the 1959 remake starring Lana Turner. And again, I'd go with the remake unless you like your sentiment slathered on. Both films focus on ...
imitation of life (1934 film)

Rescuing the Letterpress Art Made for Movie Ads

Atlas Obscura - 08 Jan 2018
For many years, movie advertisements were carved into letterpress blocks and plates. Roffman stumbled across his first—an ad for the 1934 film The Imitation of Life—at an antique shop in Waterbury, Connecticut, where he was conducting an interview ...
imitation of life (1934 film)

Cinema muto alla scoperta di John Stahl

Il Friuli - 24 Jun 2018
I primi film del regista e produttore americano John M. Stahl (1886-1950) saranno fra le più importanti riscoperte delle prossime Giornate del Cinema Muto di Pordenone. È questo il senso dell'intervento del direttore Jay ...
imitation of life (1934 film)

A Better-Than Black List

National Review - 05 Feb 2018
Or critics pre- and post-scribing the life experience shown in movies in strict terms of racial categorization, measuring them solely by such politically correct notions as “feminism” and “diversity.” One more problem with The List: ...
imitation of life (1934 film)

28 Days, 28 Films for Black History Month

New York Times - 01 Feb 2018
There are exceptions, including “Imitation of Life,” a 1930s melodrama with a storyline about a black character who “passes” for white, as well as “Intruder in the Dust,” a 1940s parable of white conscience. Both are worth viewing because of the power ...
imitation of life (1934 film)

La riscoperta di Stahl il maestro trascurato del melodromma

Messaggero Veneto - 25 Jun 2018
«Avvertivo da tempo la necessità di una riscoperta e rivalutazione dell'opera di Stahl», ha dichiarato ieri il direttore artistico delle “Giornate” Jay Weissberg, intervenendo alla prima proiezione della rassegna “Oltre lo specchio della vita: i film ...
imitation of life (1934 film)

Two Takes on 'Imitation of Life': Exploitation in Eastmancolor

New York Times - 14 May 2015
“I would have made the picture just for the title,” Douglas Sirk said of his last Hollywood production, “Imitation of Life” (1959). But, newly released on Blu-ray by Universal, along with its original version, directed in 1934 by John M. Stahl, the ...
imitation of life (1934 film)

SCAD, President Wallace honor five new Women of Vision

District - 11 Feb 2018
Fredericka Washington (1903-1994). A'ndrea Wilson (M.F.A., dramatic writing, 2017) honored Fredericka Washington. “Fredi” was inducted into the Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame for her role in the 1934 filmImitation of Life” and for a film career ...
imitation of life (1934 film)

Bologne et « il cinema ritrovato »

AgoraVox - 11 Jul 2018
Cette année, 4 000 personnes accréditées (2), 120 000 spectateurs, 464 films de 1888 (chronophotographie) à nos jours, de 283 auteurs de 5 continents, regroupés en différents catégories : 1898, cinema anno tre, Marcello come here, ritrovati e ...
imitation of life (1934 film)

Every James Bond film ranked from worst to best

USA TODAY - 18 Jun 2018
James Bond is arguably the most famous spy in cinematic history. Created by British author and journalist Ian Fleming in the early 1950s, the always-suave character with a license to kill has been at the center of 26 films, with the 27th, directed by ...

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