A tour de force of production design by Hans Dreier. Pictured here is an unidentified artisan with a grouping of heavily featured set pieces – the ominous sculptures of “The… Read more The Scarlet Empress – Marlene Dietrich as art incarnate →
I love Los Angeles. I love the light. I love the eclecticism and the architecture. Most of all I love the people.
So, when I satirize, or say dark things about the city in my novel, know that it comes from an abiding devotion to a place I call home. These pictures… Read more I love Los Angeles. I love the light. I love the eclecticism and the architecture. Most of all I love the people. →
A few days ago in my rrrambling post on David Lean’s Great Expectations I made passing mention of Gillian Anderson’s performance as Lady Dedlock in the BBC version of Bleak… Read more Gillian Anderson and The House of Mirth (2000) – by George Kaplan →
George Kaplan, a friend writes from somewhere in the British Isles: I was looking for somewhere to put this and well this piece seems not totally inappropriate because the extract… Read more LOS ANGELES LIGHT →
Light filled rooms, figurative walls: – –