Gloria

“Come on, come on, I’d love it — don’t hang back!” dares Gloria Swenson, brandishing a gun at three mobsters that know she means business. Gena Rowlands is electric as a tough New York ex- gangland ...

Smackdown 1963: Three from "Tom Jones" and Two Dames

Presenting the Supporting Actresses of '63. Well well, what have we here? This year's statistical uniqueness (the only time one film ever produced three supporting actress nominees) and the character ...

Judy by the Numbers: "Snowflakes"

What on odd year is 1963 in the history of Judy Garland. 1964 marks the last year of Judy Garland's film career, and the boom of Judy's television career. The first of Judy's final two movies reunited ...

Lolo | Review

A Child is Waiting: Delpy’s Return to RomCom a Mixed Bag Julie Delpy has managed to balance a terrific (and prolific) career as an actress and director, breaking out over the past decade as a ...

A Child is Waiting | Blu-ray Review

Though it’s a famously compromised vision, to be sure, director John Cassavetes’ third film, A Child is Waiting, represents an important cinematic juncture. Meant to highlight society’s cruelty ...

Recommended Discs & Deals of the Week: Black Friday Edition

Every week we dive into the cream of the crop when it comes to home releases, including Blu-ray and DVDs, as well as recommended deals of the week. Check out our rundown below and return every Tuesday ...

Gena Rowlands Turns 85: Hear Her Rare Conversation on 'A Woman Under the Influence'

Gena Rowlands Turns 85: Hear Her Rare Conversation on 'A Woman Under the Influence' Gena Rowlands, who turns 85 today, is a cinema nonpareil who showed many faces in the films of her husband: a broken-down housewife in "A Woman Under the Influence," a washed-up thespian in "Opening ...

Listen: John Cassavetes and Gena Rowlands Give Rare 1975 'Woman Under the Influence' Talk

Listen: John Cassavetes and Gena Rowlands Give Rare 1975 'Woman Under the Influence' Talk Cassavetes originally wrote "A Woman Under the Influence," the raw story of a lovably mad housewife who is also a danger to herself, as a play for his muse and partner Gena Rowlands. But it proved to ...

Watch a Beautiful Tribute Reel to Gena Rowlands

Watch a Beautiful Tribute Reel to Gena Rowlands Before inimitable blonde bombshell Gena Rowlands became one half of an indie "it" couple alongside actor/director John Cassevetes, she had her start on television and in the films "High Cost of ...

Gena Rowlands To Get the Los Angeles Film Critics Career Achievement Award

Gena Rowlands To Get the Los Angeles Film Critics Career Achievement Award The stage, TV and screen actress is best known for her stellar work on ten films directed by her husband John Cassavetes which started with “A Child Is Waiting” (1963), “Shadows” (1959) and “Faces” ...

Director and Actress Duos: The Best, Overlooked, and Underrated

Riffing on Terek Puckett’s terrific list of director/actor collaborations, I wanted to look at some of those equally impressive leading ladies who served as muses for their directors. I strived to ...

Burt Lancaster Movie Schedule: Scorpio, The Killers, Brute Force

Burt Lancaster on TCM: The Leopard, Scorpio, The Killers I haven't watched Michael Winner's Scorpio (1973), an unflattering portrayal of Us foreign policy and the CIA that reunited Lancaster with his ...

Burt Lancaster on TCM: The Leopard, A Child Is Waiting, Seven Days In May

Claudia Cardinale, Burt Lancaster, Alain Delon, The Leopard Burt Lancaster is Turner Classic Movies' "Summer Under the Stars" featured star today, August 25. TCM is presenting 11 Burt Lancaster ...

Hallelujah! A Judy Garland Retrospective

The Lincoln Center and the Paley Center here in NYC have joined forces to celebrate the all-singing all-dancing legend that is Judy Garland!  Shout 'Hallelujah', c'mon get happy!" Once upon a time ...

All Singin., All Dancin., All Judy! July 26 – August 9

Impressive retrospective of Judy Garland.s films will feature 31 titles including a presentation of seldom seen short films and rarities as well as a special .sing-along. screening of The Wizard Of ...

Out of the Past 2010: Top 5 Old Fashioneds

We at Mubi think that celebrating the films of 2010 should be a celebration of film viewing in 2010. Since all film and video is "old" one way or another, we present Out of a Past, a small (re-) ...