Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Disney's Challengers, part V: Courageous heart


THE SECRET OF NIMH

1982
Directed by Don Bluth
Written by Don Bluth, Gary Goldman, John Pomeroy, and Will Finn (based on the novel Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert C. O'Brien)

Spoiler alert: high

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

The young girls of Mount Helicon


XANADU

1980
Directed by Robert Greenwald
Written by Richard Christian Danus and Marc Reid Rubel

Spoiler alert: moderate

Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Busby Berkeley: Talking pictures? It's just a fad


FOOTLIGHT PARADE

1933
Directed by Lloyd Bacon
Written by Manuel Seff, James Seymour, Robert Lord, and Peter Milne

Spoiler alert: moderate

Sunday, July 5, 2020

Busby Berkeley: Old Man Depression, you are through, you done us wrong


GOLD DIGGERS OF 1933

1933
Directed by Mervyn LeRoy
Written by Erwin S. Gelsey, James Seymour, Ben Markson, and David Boehm

Spoiler alert: moderate

Saturday, July 4, 2020

Busby Berkeley: After three weeks, to me a leg is just something to stand on


42ND STREET

1933
Directed by Lloyd Bacon
Written by Rian James and James Seymour (based on the book by Brandon Ropes)

Spoiler alert: moderate

Friday, July 3, 2020

The Rasho-men


LES GIRLS

1957
Directed by George Cukor
Written by John Patrick and Vera Caspary

Spoiler alert: moderate