1950s, 3/4, Review

Panic in the Year Zero!

It's amazing what a solid script can do for a movie with no production design to speak of and that was filmed in two weeks. Panic in the Year Zero! was one of the first post-apocalyptic movies of the post-war scifi craze. It looks like it was meant to be just the bottom of a… Continue reading Panic in the Year Zero!

1930s, 4/4, Repost, Review, Top Ten


Out of all the movies in my top ten, this is probably the one that pops up most in others. It's been a staple of American cinema pretty much since its release and when it won the Oscar for Best Picture of 1942. It's well loved by nearly everyone who sees it, and I think… Continue reading Casablanca