The Wicked Witch of the West was a scary character in the Wizard of Oz. Have you ever wondered what happened to her? Read the interesting story of the life of Margaret Hamilton.
Pittsburgh, a traditionally small U.S. steel town, has become a popular movie filming location in recent years yet has a long history in the film industry.
This article summarizes the life of actor/writer/director Woody Allen. The story emphasizes Allen's quest for perfection in his movie-making career.
Are you looking for a great film to watch? Something out of the ordinary? This list is for you. I guarantee you'll find a film on here that you will end up recommending to all your friends.
Dr. Hannibal Lecter is without doubt one the most unforgettable character to ever grace the silver screen. Here is my personal review and ranking of his cinematic adventures !
In 1986, Top Gun soared into the mainstream, leaving a trail of memorable catch phrases and seductive adventure that would mark American culture. It's effect would then go beyond that.
In teaching history at the college level, I have found it useful to use historically based films in upper level (junior / senior) courses. Students are instructed about the “differences” between written history and historically based or connected film, as well as the meaning of bias, agenda,...
This article summarizes the career of actor Peter Fonda by using the autobiographical recollections provided by Fonda's memoir, "Don't Tell Dad."
The cinema is a bastion of societal reflection. 1950's Hollywood beautifully captured the growing unrest among classes, races, and a troubled youth boiling beneath a repressed, conformist society.
There are many influential dancers that have shaped dance into what it is today. Learn how Bob Fosse changed not only the world of dance, but also film.