We'll be exploring the origins, events and implications of the Vietnam War in my upcoming six-week class, conducted entirely online.
I examine this classic film, based on real life, about a military dad that went too far.
Orson Welles's last film, completed 33 years after his death, is a worthy capstone to his amazing career.
Some fine bloggers have stepped up to deconstruct the life and work of Orson Welles, with entries on the length and breadth of his career.
Orson Welles's quirky 1973 semi-documentary ruminates on how blurry the line often is between fact and fiction.
"The Wizard of Oz" premiered the very week before World War II began. In many ways it carries with it the lost innocence of its time.
One of the strangest-ever Bond films has a complicated history, and the background of the time in which it was made is fascinating.
This is the incredible story of how a Brooklyn storefront hawking cheap electronics eventually became an international criminal empire.
How did I find climate change in a 1972 disaster picture about an overturned ocean liner? Let me count the ways.
Let the immortal words be spoken again: "With Ann B. Davis as Alice."