Ninotchka US (1939) Dir. Ernst Lubitsch “Garbo Laughs!” Amazingly that tagline was seemingly enough to sell this film to audiences in 1939, just as “Garbo Talks!” worked nine year earlier with Anna Christie her first talkie. That didn’t stop the film being banned in the Soviet Union though, but that is understandable it was a … Continue reading Ninotchka

Stalag 17

  Stalag 17 (Cert PG) 1 Disc Blu-ray (Distributor: Eureka) Running Time: 120 minutes approx. In a Luftwaffe prisoner-of-war camp along the Danube River prior to Christmas 1944, a group of US prisoners send two men on an escape bid executing a seemingly infallible plan. However they are shot barely a few feet away from … Continue reading Stalag 17