THE SWIMMER (1968) All I can say is  wow  after this one with Burt Lancaster take risks  as a performer  and for story content.    THE SWIMMER (1968)  Directed by Frank Perry  is  a  stylish  journey of  Man: in this case  Ned Merrill (Burt Lancaster) to 'swim home" in his neighbor's pools which are all in a... Continue Reading →

LAYERED MOMENTS FROM PICNIC (1956)   This sequence from PICNIC (1956) Directed by Joshua Logan has  good use of layers on par  with Tennessee Williams Southern use of men, women and  relationships gone  wrong or  embittered. This sequence has been called one of the "sexiest dances"  in the  movies.  Yes it has the look,  the  smoldering feel of something... Continue Reading →

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