Tag: Frank Capra

February 18, 2015 /

Yes, a really static shot of a bunch of people who made motion picture magic… Elected officers and board of directors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on November 15, 1932. Left to right, seated, Al Cohn, B. P. Schulberg, Benjamin Glazer, new vice president; Conrad Nagel,…

December 11, 2014 /
November 14, 2013 /

“Eyes are the greatest tool in film. Mr. Capra taught me that. Sure, it’s nice to say very good dialogue, if you can get it. But great movie acting – watch the eyes!” Barbara Stanwyck (Photographer: George Hurrell. For Frank Capra’s “Meet John Doe”. 1941)

October 30, 2013 /

Director Frank Capra looking absolutely jovial as a bound Cary Grant is carried across the set by props…

October 1, 2013 /

If you would like to visit the Capitol or the Lincoln Memorial today, they’re shut to visitors due to the shenanigans of this fellow: John Boehner’s Shutdown By THE EDITORIAL BOARD Published: October 1, 2013 655 Comments By midnight on Tuesday, the leadership failure of Speaker John Boehner was complete.…

November 6, 2012 /

Directed by Frank Capra. Starring Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy. MGM, 1948 – –