HOBSON’S CHOICE (1954), Charles Laughton, John Mills, Brenda De Banzie – #FILMTALK Review

Hobson’s Choice is a 1954 British romantic comedy film directed by David Lean and based on the play by Harold Brighouse. The film stars Charles Laughton as tyrannical Victorian bootmaker Henry Hobson, John Mills as his timid employee Willie Mossop a highly talented bootmaker and Brenda De Banzie as his determined eldest daughter. Continue reading “HOBSON’S CHOICE (1954), Charles Laughton, John Mills, Brenda De Banzie – #FILMTALK Review”

FILM TALK Episode #12: The Poseidon Adventure (1972), Gene Hackman, Ernest Borgnine, Shelley Winters, dir. Ronald Neame – Championed by Mark Priest

The Poseidon Adventure is a classic disaster film based on Paul Gallico’s bestselling novel. As was typical of many subsequent disaster films of the era, it starred an incredible ensemble cast, including five Academy Award winners, Gene Hackman, Ernest Borgnine, Jack Albertson, Shelley Winters and Red Buttons. Championed by Mark Priest. Continue reading “FILM TALK Episode #12: The Poseidon Adventure (1972), Gene Hackman, Ernest Borgnine, Shelley Winters, dir. Ronald Neame – Championed by Mark Priest”

PRODUCTION DIARY #15: Quayle on Quayle: Jenny Quayle reflects on family and her father’s career, legendary actor Sir Anthony Quayle

QUAYLE ON QUAYLE (2018) Actress Jenny Quayle and Director Richard Edwards

Actress Jenny Quayle reflects on family and her father’s career, legendary stage and screen actor, Sir Anthony Quayle. From her earliest memories to Sir Anthony establishing his own theatre company, Jenny talks openly and at length about his life, family and career. Continue reading “PRODUCTION DIARY #15: Quayle on Quayle: Jenny Quayle reflects on family and her father’s career, legendary actor Sir Anthony Quayle”

Quayle on Quayle: Jenny Quayle Reflects on her Father’s Life and Career, Legendary Actor Sir Anthony Quayle

Actress Jenny Quayle reflects on her father’s, legendary stage and screen actor Sir Anthony Quayle. From her earliest memories to Sir Anthony establishing his own theatre company, Jenny talks openly and at length about his life and career.

Continue reading “Quayle on Quayle: Jenny Quayle Reflects on her Father’s Life and Career, Legendary Actor Sir Anthony Quayle”