Archives for May 5, 2009

When you watch Benjamin Button, can you forget about Brad Pitt?

During a roundtable interview with Michael Caine, I watched the actor make a tent of his fingers, furrow his brow, and ponder this question: “Is there something that you wish moviegoers and filmcritics would learn to understand about movies, something we just don’t get?”Caine's reply intrigues me. Come on over to Filmwell, and find out what he said in answer... and what that has to do with the title of this post.Also, check out these recent Filmwell entries:Mike Hertenstein, the brai … [Read more...]

In Memory of Dom Deluise…

I have fond memories of Dom Deluise for his enthusiastic opening scene in one of the most influential films of my childhood. … [Read more...]