Shirley Temple movies: 13 greatest films, ranked worst to best, include ‘Heidi,’ ‘The Little Princess,’ ‘Wee Willie Winkie’

Shirley Temple movies: 13 greatest films, ranked worst to best, include ‘Heidi,’ ‘The Little Princess,’ ‘Wee Willie Winkie’ As President Franklin D. Roosevelt once said, “It is a splendid thing that for just fifteen cents, an American can go to a movie and look at the smiling face of a baby and forget his troubles.” Few ...

Shirley Temple movies: 13 greatest films ranked from worst to best

Shirley Temple movies: 13 greatest films ranked from worst to best As President Franklin D. Roosevelt once said, “It is a splendid thing that for just fifteen cents, an American can go to a movie and look at the smiling face of a baby and forget his troubles.” Few ...

‘Opera’ Blu-ray Review (CultFilms)

Stars: Cristina Marsillach, Ian Charleson, Urbano Barberini, Daria Nicolodi, Coralina Cataldi-Tassoni, Antonella Vitale, William McNamara, Barbara Cupisti | Written by Dario Argento, Franco Ferrini | ...

NFL’s ‘Heidi’ Game Remembered, Changed Pro Football TV Rules

Today marks the 50th anniversary of a moment that forever changed television coverage of the National Football League – it is the anniversary of the infamous “Heidi Game.” The contest pitted the New ...

Isao Takahata Dies: Studio Ghibli Co-Founder And Anime Visionary Was 82

Isao Takahata Dies: Studio Ghibli Co-Founder And Anime Visionary Was 82 Isao Takahata, the Oscar-nominated anime visionary who co-founded Studio Ghibli with Hayao Miyazaki and wrote, directed and/or produced many acclaimed films, died today in Japan. He was 82. Local ...

Interview with ‘The Divine Order’ Director, Petra Biondina Volpe

Watching The Divine Order made me laugh and yet I know it was such a serious subject. To think that women not only could not vote in Switzerland until 1971, but “they were not allowed to open a bank ...

Official Oscar® Entry from Switzerland ‘Divine Order’ Best Foreign Language Category

Official Oscar® Entry from Switzerland ‘Divine Order’ Best Foreign Language Category It’s hard to believe that up until 1971, “The Divine Order” was being invoked as the reason women did not have the right to vote in Switzerland. This sweetly moving demonstration of what can be ...

‘The Divine Order’ Is Swiss Foreign-Language Oscar Entry

‘The Divine Order’ Is Swiss Foreign-Language Oscar Entry As the fall festivals loom, countries around the world are lining up their potential foreign-language entries. Switzerland has already submitted women’s suffrage dramedy “The Divine Order” by Petra ...

‘The Divine Order’ Is Swiss Foreign-Language Oscar Entry

‘The Divine Order’ Is Swiss Foreign-Language Oscar Entry As the fall festivals loom, countries around the world are lining up their potential foreign-language entries. Switzerland has already submitted women’s suffrage dramedy “The Divine Order” by Petra ...

From Rolling Hills to Unpaid Bills: How the Latest 'Heidi' Adaptation Became a Nightmare for Cast and Crew

From Rolling Hills to Unpaid Bills: How the Latest 'Heidi' Adaptation Became a Nightmare for Cast and Crew In the 136 years since it was first published, Swiss author Johanna Spyri’s children’s book Heidi — the much-adored story of a plucky orphan girl raised in the Alps by her grandfather — has been ...

Toronto: TrustNordisk picks up 'The Divine Order'

Toronto: TrustNordisk picks up 'The Divine Order' Petra Volpe’s dramedy is the sales company’s first-ever Swiss film. TrustNordisk has picked up Petra Volpe’s The Divine Order, centred on the fight for equal rights for women in Switzerland in 1971. ...

'The People Vs. Fritz Bauer' wins six German Film Awards

'The People Vs. Fritz Bauer' wins six German Film Awards Nazi hunter thriller wins best film at the annual ‘Lolas’. Lars Kraume’s Nazi hunter thriller, The People Vs. Fritz Bauer, won six Lola statuettes at this year’s German Film Awards after being tipped ...

Nazi-hunter thriller 'Fritz Bauer' tops German Film Awards nominations

Nazi-hunter thriller 'Fritz Bauer' tops German Film Awards nominations Lars Kraume’s drama has nine nominations, including Best Film and Best Director; Colonia, A Heavy Heart and Me & Kaminski score five nominations. Lars Kraume’s Nazi hunter thriller The People vs. ...

Nazi-hunter thriller 'Fritz Bauer' tops German Film Award nominations

Nazi-hunter thriller 'Fritz Bauer' tops German Film Award nominations Lars Kraume’s drama has nine nominations, including Best Film and Best Director; Colonia, A Heavy Heart and Me & Kaminski score five nominations. Lars Kraume’s Nazi hunter thriller The People vs. ...

The American Friend

Wim Wenders goes neo-noir in this wonderfully moody character-driven crime tale. Soulful art framer Bruno Ganz is the patsy in a murder scheme, but Dennis Hopper's sociopath / villain has a change of ...