Rogues & Vagabonds

theatre, film & tv past and present 2001-2008 & 2013…

Orson Welles Takes on William Randolph Hearst – Silver Screenings

In 1939, Orson Welles signed a contract to make two films with the Hollywood studio RKO. This was no standard-issue movie contract. Nay, this contract likely made other filmmakers a bit envious: … Continue reading

11/03/2016 · 2 Comments

Bringing Up Baby: An Ode | The Blonde at the Film

This is one of my favourite films too. Having said that, the last time I watched it, I found myself being irritated by Hepburn’s high-pitched voice. I’ve seen it many times … Continue reading

03/07/2016 · 2 Comments