Alice Brady, Eugene Pallette, Mischa Auer and Jean Dixon are a dream supporting cast.Yes, she knows the Looking Glass golden oldy Brandy.Brandi has ambitions that reach far beyond becoming somebody’s gooood wife. Brie recorded with Ringo Starr, The Electric Light Orchestra, Bruce Willis and the Pointer Sisters - and can now be seen on MTV putting down the back beat on Robbie Nevil’s videos. Fame, fortune and fabulous beach-front digs in Malibu, just for starters. Brandi, who spent her formative years in Sacramento (“the slow lane”) with her dad, dreamed of returning to L. “My dad always told me I was going to be a Playmate,” says Brandi. A., lured by the hot lights and the bright promises that city holds out to the young, talented and indisputably fine, she savors a quiet moment in her little house in the San Fernando Valley. As Somerset Maugham’s heartless blonde waitress, Mildred, she nails everything but the cockney accent. The Changeling (Peter Medak, 1980) Old-school haunted-house thrills done elegantly and well, with the virtue of an unassailably tremendous actor in the lead (George C.Scott) and a fine control of portentous atmosphere.stylized as LEGO) is a line of plastic construction toys that are manufactured by The Lego Group, a privately held company based in Billund, Denmark.The company's flagship product, Lego, consists of colourful interlocking plastic bricks accompanying an array of gears, figurines called minifigures, and various other parts.
A solid B-list cast – Olivia Hussey, Keir Dullea, Margot Kidder – makes it a cult curio. But it's remarkable how many personal touches he managed to sneak into this first Hollywood mega-production.
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More to the point, it’s about a director discovering his unbridled love of moviemaking. Xala (Ousmane Sembène, 1975) In his most famous film, Senegalese master Sembène satirises the corruption of post-independence African leadership, using the device of a businessman (Thierno Leye) who discovers he’s sexually impotent on the day of his status-boosting marriage to a third wife. Death by Hanging (Nagisa Oshima, 1968) Oshima co-opts a death chamber into his very own theatre of the absurd, in this challenging, Brechtian work analysing guilt and consciousness, the individual and the state, and specifically the postwar Japanese persecution of ethnic Koreans. House on Haunted Hill (William Castle, 1959) This story of a lunatic millionaire who invites a party of guests to his mansion, where he proceeds to terrorise them, is the work of William Castle, famous for the gimmicks he employed to publicise his films.
For this one, a red-eyed skeleton was flown by wires over the audience during one of the climactic scenes. Superstar: The Karen Carpenter Story (Todd Haynes, 1987) An early short from Todd Haynes (Velvet Goldmine, Far From Heaven): 43 minutes showing Karen Carpenter’s anorexic decline and breakdown, reenacted with Barbie dolls as unforgettable experimental art. My Man Godfrey (Gregory La Cava, 1936) Sparkling screwball with William Powell as everyone’s favourite tramp-turned-butler, stepping in to rescue the family of a dizzy heiress (Carole Lombard) from dysfunctional disaster.