Kate Sullivan

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  • 5 years ago | Film and TV

    The sexual chemistry between Bogie and Bacall in this 1944 classic turns a movie that might have been merely amusing into a historic event. To Have and Have Not—about two streetwise drifters who fall in love on a Caribbean island at the outb...

  • 5 years ago | Film and TV

    Katharine Hepburn in a gold lamé swimsuit, swan-diving into a pool with her gorgeous limbs outstretched, as if she were receiving wavelengths from Mount Olympus: This will always be the image I associate with The Philadelphia Story. (Of cou...

  • 6 years ago | Film and TV

    In this 1961 classic, Audrey Hepburn and director Blake Edwards perfected the filmic prototype that so many would later copy: the story of a nutty, stylish, mysteriously melancholy girl who refuses to be owned or understood. Hepburn's self-named a...

  • 6 years ago | Film and TV

    History will place this 1951 sci-fi flick among the greats: The older it gets, the more poignant it becomes. That's a neat trick for a low-budget, potentially campy movie about an alien who lands on the mall in D.C. with his pet robot in tow. Like...

  • 7 years ago | Film and TV

    The venerable Riverview celebrates its 60th anniversary with a showing of A Christmas Story. Clearly, It's a Wonderful Life is the Rolls-Royce of Christmas movies, but this humbler vehicle ain't exactly a Hyundai. It's impossible not to sympathize...

  • 10 years ago | Film Reviews

    A Cameron Crowe fan takes the long, strange trip to 'Elizabethtown.'


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