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Classic Woman-centric Movie Review: “Suspicion” (1941)

Sometimes there’s nothing like a good Hitchcock movie to get that fix of nail-biting suspense and that happy ending, too. Hitchcock’s film “Suspicion,” made in 1941, provides all of this and then some. The film stars Cary Grant, Joan Fontaine, and Nigel Bruce. It was directed by (duh!) Alfred Hitchcock, and it was his only […]

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Classic Woman-centric Movie Review: “Jane Eyre” (1943)

Happy Friday, Persephoneers! In the bleak chill of winter, there are times when I like to watch a film based on a classic novel. This week’s pick, “Jane Eyre,” based on Charlotte Bronte’s work, was made in 1943 and stars Orson Welles as Mr. Rochester and Joan Fontaine as Jane Eyre. The film was directed […]

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“Casanova’s Big Night”

Happy early Friday! I don’t know about you, but I’ve had a very long week, so it’s time to kick off your shoes order some takeout, pour yourself a glass of your beverage of choice, and get set for my weekly classic movie pick.