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Movie Quote of the Month

April-May 2024

From another box in the Bette Davis Collection you can dig out, sniff, and even taste (if you dare) the stubbed-out cigarette butt that some demented queen snatched off the floor of the Lincoln Center garage on the night the Film Society presented Miss Davis with a lifetime achievement award in 1989, but that would be skipping ahead.  

p. 9, Dark Victory: The Life of Bette Davis by Ed Sikov

NEW: April 14:

Dark Victory (1939) Directed by Edmund Goulding. Bette Davis, George Brent, Geraldine Fitzgerald (104 min).

NEW: March 9:

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) Directed by Howard Hawks.  Jane Russell, Marilyn Monroe, Charles Coburn, George Winslow (91 min). Read on rogerebert.com

NEW: November 9:

Married to the Mob (1988) Directed by Jonathan Demme.  Michelle Pfeiffer, Matthew Modine, Dean Stockwell (104 min) (4 stills).

NEW: October 8:

Gloria (1980 Directed by John Cassavetes.  Gena Rowlands, John Adames, Buck Henry. (123 minutes) (4 stills)

NEW: October 1:

Corridor of Mirrors (1948) Directed by Terence Young.  Eric Portman, Edana Romay, Barbara Mullen. (96 min).

NEW: September 1:

Cinema’s First Nasty Women. Various actors and directors including Florence Turner, Faye Tincher Bertha Regustus and Alice Ardell.  (1907-1926) (92 minutes).

NEW: July 31:

A few thoughts on Oppenheimer (2023) Written and Directed by Christopher Nolan. Cillian Murphy, Emily Blunt, Robert Downey, Jr., Matt Damon, Florence Pugh. (3 hours). Rated R.  With some family stories.

NEW: June 22:

The Rains Came (1939) Directed by Clarence Brown.  Tyrone Power, Myrna Loy, George Brent (103 min) (10 stills)

NEW: May 5:

Me and My Gal (1932) Directed by Raoul Walsh.  Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett, Marion Burns, George Walsh (79 min) (7 stills)

NEW: March 1:

Spawn of the North (1938) Directed by Henry Hathaway.  George Raft, Henry Fonda, Dorothy Lamour.  (114 min) (7 stills).

NEW: January 22:

Revised: Cover Girl (1944) Directed by Charles Vidor. Rita Hayworth, Gene Kelly, Phil Silvers, Eve Arden (107 minutes) (10 stills).

NEW: November 30:

Revised:  Bell Book and Candle (1958) Directed by Richard Quine. James Stewart, Kim Novak, Jack Lemmon, Ernie Kovacs, Hermione Gingold, Elsa Lanchester (108 min). (4 stills).

NEW: October 18:

I’m Your Man (2021) Directed by Maria Schrader.  Maren Eggert, Dan Stevens, Sandra Huller (108 min)

NEW: September 7:

Edge of Darkness (1943) Directed by Lewis Milestone.  Errol Flynn, Ann Sheridan, Walter Houston (119 min) (4 Stills).

NEW: July 13:

Soapdish  (1991) Directed by Michael Hoffman.  Sally Field, Kevin Kline, Whoopi Goldberg (97 min). (5 stills).

NEW: June 3:

The Gang’s All Here (1943) Directed by Busby Berkeley.  Alice Faye, Carmen Miranda, Phil Baker, Benny Goodman and his Orchestra (103 min) (9 stills).

NEW: May 7:

REVISED:  Gambit (1966) Directed by Ronald Neame.  Michael Caine, Shirley MacLaine, Herbert Lom (109 min) (7 stills)

NEW: March 5:

Green for Danger (1946) Directed by Sidney Gilliat.  Alastair Sim, Sally Gray, Trevor Howard (91 minutes) (3 stills)

NEW: February 26:

​Klute (1971) Directed by Alan J. Pakula.  Jane Fonda, Donald Sutherland, Roy Scheider (114 minutes) Rated R (7 stills)

REVISED: February 14:  Sullivan’s Travels (1942) Written and Directed by Preston Sturges. Joel McCrea, Veronica Lake, Robert Warwick, William Demarest, Franklin Pangborn (90 min).