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What I Watched Last Night: “Gosford Park”

If you took Downton Abbey, set it roughly a decade later, and threw in a murder mystery, you would get a film like 2001’s Gosford Park. Not every character has a direct representation in the other, but there are enough similarities to where I found watching the movie a delightful way to spend the evening.

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Woman-Centric Classic Movie Review: “The Thin Man”

Happy weekend, Persephoneers! I don’t know about you, but this has been a long week for me, and while I’ve been craving a mystery movie, I want some comedy, too. The solution? “The Thin Man,” made in 1934, starring William Powell and Myrna Loy as socialite sleuths Nick and Nora Charles. It’s based on the […]