drama

  • Tokyo Story (1953)

    Starring: Chishu Ryu, Chieko Higashiyama, Setsuko Hara, Haruko Sugimura, So Yamamura, Kuniko Miyake & Kyoko Kagawa Directed by: Yasujiro Ozu Synopsis: A profoundly stirring evocation of elemental humanity and universal heartbreak, Tokyo Story is the crowning achievement of the unparalleled Yasujiro Ozu.  The film, which follows an aging couple’s journey to...
  • Harry & Son (1984)

    Starring: Paul Newman, Robby Benson, Ellen Barkin & Joanne Woodward Directed by: Paul Newman Synposis: Harry & Son director Paul Newman stars as Harry Keach, a widowed, blue collar, by- the book contruction worker whose less-than-ideal relationship with his sensitive, daydreaming son, Howard sets the story in motion.  Frustrated by...
  • Movie Night: An Affair to Remember

    Be sure to check out my movie night discussion on Leo McCarey’s ‘An Affair to Remember’. Starring: Cary Grant and Deborah Kerr Directed by: Leo McCarey Release date: July 11, 1957 Production release: Twentieth Century Fox...
  • Movie Night: The Hustler (1961)

    Be sure to check out my movie night discussion of Robert Rossen’s ‘The Hustler.’ Starring: Paul Newman, Jackie Gleason, George C. Scott and Piper Laurie. Directed by: Robert Rossen Release date: September 25, 1961 Production Release: Twentieth Century Fox...