F.W. Murnau directs the first screen adaptation of Bram Stoker’s “Dracula” in everything but name and it is still the most beautiful and resonant interpretation of the defining vampire novel.
What to stream: Stephen King’s ‘1922’ on Netflix, ‘Red Oaks’ ends on Amazon, Hulu adds ‘Futurama,’ and more
Here’s what’s new and ready to stream now on Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, HBO Now, Showtime Anytime, FilmStruck, video-on-demand, and other streaming services … 1922 (2017, not rated), starring Thomas Jane as a Nebraska farmer consumed with guilt after committing murder, is the second Netflix original film this month based on the work of Stephen […]
Silents Please! – A ‘Knighthood’ for Marion Davies from Undercrank
I’d always known Marion Davies is one of the most gifted comediennes of the silent era, thanks to her collaborations with King Vidor, The Patsy (1928) and Show People (1928), two magnificent comedies carried by Davies’ charisma and empathy as well as her easy way with comedy, and readily available on DVD thanks to the […]