Orson Welles


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I'm not usually patient enough to sit through a Shakespearean production, but this adaptation was very entertaining. It included all the major scenes in the original play and was clearly...

Too Much Johnson [workprint]

This is a very interesting, but also very strange early film by Orson Welles. Although it was made in 1938, everything about the film screams "the early 1920's". That the...

The Stranger

Orson Welles's The Stranger (1946) has no "hidden message" or great "symbolism". It's just a damn good "yarn" of the Spy Thriller genre. This film is very well crafted in...

Around the World

Beautifully composed. Delightful, rhythmic and intelligent. Poetry.

Around the World

Orson Welles... nothing to say. He's always great.