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Talking Book: Should One Watch It, or Should One Read It?Talking Book: Should One Watch It, or Should One Read It?

Talking Book: Should One Watch It, or Should One Read It?

When the book-versus-movie debate seems less clear-cut.

When the book-versus-movie debate seems less clear-cut.
You Want History: Jandy & I Discuss Andre SennwaldYou Want History: Jandy & I Discuss Andre Sennwald

You Want History: Jandy & I Discuss Andre Sennwald

Class is back in session. Jandy & I discover why we're wrong about "why we're wrong", and discuss film's early adoption of colour...fanciful as it may have been.

Class is back in session. Jandy & I discover why we're wrong about "why we're wrong", and discuss film's early adoption of colour...fanciful as it may have been.
You Want History: Jandy & I Discuss Cecilia AgerYou Want History: Jandy & I Discuss Cecilia Ager

You Want History: Jandy & I Discuss Cecilia Ager

The drape of a dress, the cut of a suit, and the volumes they can say about the characters in our films.

The drape of a dress, the cut of a suit, and the volumes they can say about the characters in our films.
Poisoned Rose: One Small Change to CITIZEN KANEPoisoned Rose: One Small Change to CITIZEN KANE

Poisoned Rose: One Small Change to CITIZEN KANE

"The moment the CITIZEN KANE screenplay threw me for a loop...or "How can you never notice a detail that's never there?"

"The moment the CITIZEN KANE screenplay threw me for a loop...or "How can you never notice a detail that's never there?"
Meet Your Master: Reading François Truffaut’s HitchcockMeet Your Master: Reading François Truffaut's Hitchcock

Meet Your Master: Reading François Truffaut’s Hitchcock

Every once in a while, reading someone else's textbook can be a source of great joy.

Every once in a while, reading someone else's textbook can be a source of great joy.
You Want History: Jandy & I Discuss William TroyYou Want History: Jandy & I Discuss William Troy

You Want History: Jandy & I Discuss William Troy

Two of the biggest creature features of all time prompt brevity and wit in todays critic up for discussion with Jandy.

Two of the biggest creature features of all time prompt brevity and wit in todays critic up for discussion with Jandy.
You Want History: Jandy & I Discuss Pare LorentzYou Want History: Jandy & I Discuss Pare Lorentz

You Want History: Jandy & I Discuss Pare Lorentz

The book finally gives us a curious inclusion, and a prophecy about the future of documentary films.

The book finally gives us a curious inclusion, and a prophecy about the future of documentary films.
You Want History: Jandy & I Discuss Gilbert SeldesYou Want History: Jandy & I Discuss Gilbert Seldes

You Want History: Jandy & I Discuss Gilbert Seldes

My conversation with Jandy resumes. This week Gilbert Seldes has us discussing the link between Charlie Chaplin and Optimus Prime.

My conversation with Jandy resumes. This week Gilbert Seldes has us discussing the link between Charlie Chaplin and Optimus Prime.
You Want History: Jandy & I Discuss Harry PotamkinYou Want History: Jandy & I Discuss Harry Potamkin

You Want History: Jandy & I Discuss Harry Potamkin

When politics bleed into film criticism, it can sometimes make for a tricky read...but still spark great conversation.

When politics bleed into film criticism, it can sometimes make for a tricky read...but still spark great conversation.