Tom Hiddleston’s Yodel

I wanted to hash out some thoughts on I Saw the Light (2015), Marc Abraham’s little-seen and much derided film starring Tom Hiddleston as 1940s-50s country singer Hank Williams. It’s not a great film – its narrative structure is somewhat

Tom Hiddleston’s Yodel

I wanted to hash out some thoughts on I Saw the Light (2015), Marc Abraham’s little-seen and much derided film starring Tom Hiddleston as 1940s-50s country singer Hank Williams. It’s not a great film – its narrative structure is somewhat

Imitation and Masquerade in Breathless

I often choose what I wear based on what I see in films. And after seeing Jean-Luc Godard’s Breathless (1960) again very recently, I realized in part why the film is so seductive. Indeed, a casual search online will bring

Imitation and Masquerade in Breathless

I often choose what I wear based on what I see in films. And after seeing Jean-Luc Godard’s Breathless (1960) again very recently, I realized in part why the film is so seductive. Indeed, a casual search online will bring

Deconstructing Madeleine

Madeleine is one of two characters played by Kim Novak in Alfred Hitchcock’s 1958 film Vertigo. In it Novak plays Madeleine Elster and Judy Barton. For those of you who haven’t seen Vertigo, I won’t go any further in spoiling

Deconstructing Madeleine

Madeleine is one of two characters played by Kim Novak in Alfred Hitchcock’s 1958 film Vertigo. In it Novak plays Madeleine Elster and Judy Barton. For those of you who haven’t seen Vertigo, I won’t go any further in spoiling