LBJBR’s Actor Chronicles – Helen Mirren

Helen Mirren has had a long and varied acting career. She has played characters that range from Elizabeth II to a young girl living in the outback in Austrailia with her grandmother, who poses nude for a painter, who awakens her sexuality. She is one of the most versatile actresses in cinema history Born Helen…

This Month in Film History: “Citizen Kane” Premieres

Very few directors’ feature film debut been fraught with contentiousness and negative media coverage as Orson Welles’ Citizen Kane. The script, written by, Herman Mankiewitcz, told the story of fiction newspaper magnate Charles Foster Kane. In spite of the relentless media blitz against the film lead by William Randolph Hearst’s legion news  media conglomerate, Citizen Kane would premiere…

The Film Trailers of Robert Aldrich

Next up is Robert Aldrich . Please enjoy. Kiss Me Deadly (1955) Starring: Ralph Meeker, Cloris Leachman, Albert Dekker What  Ever Happened to Baby Jane (1962) Starring Bette Davis, Joan Crawford Thenine Dirty Dozen Starring Ernst Borgnine, Charles Bronson, Lee Marvin