The Look

The Girl with the Silver Hair

Edie Sedgwick was an icon of the 1960s, even though her star shone incredibly brightly for barely a year. She was Andy Warhol's It Girl of 1965, and made several movies with him, the most famous of which is probably Poor Little Rich Girl, which was partly autobiographical for Edie. Edie's life was marred by tragedy and mental illness.… Continue reading The Girl with the Silver Hair

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A Different Portrayal of the Ultimate Betrayal

Double Indemnity (1944) starring Barbara Stanwyck and Fred MacMurray as Phyllis Dietrichsen and Walter Neff respectively, is considered a landmark film noir, and one of the best films to ever be made in the genre. It tells the age old tale of money and sexual control, expertly exploring the seedier side of both. While modern audiences will… Continue reading A Different Portrayal of the Ultimate Betrayal