I watched Carol Reed’s Odd Man Out as part of the 1947 in Film Blogathon SUMMARY: Johnny McQueen, leader of a clandestine Irish organization, has been hiding in the house of Kathleen and her mother, planning a hold-up that will provide his group with the funds needed to continue its activities. During the hold-up, things go […]Read more "Odd Man Out"
Classic movie lovers: there’s a great blogathon coming up. The 1947 Blogathon runs July 13th – 15th. Co-hosted by bloggers Karen at Shadows and Satin and Kristina at Speakeasy, anyone can participate. You can write about any film as long as it was released between January 1st and December 31st, 1947. I’ll be writing about […]Read more "Announcing the 1947 Movie Blogathon"
As the story goes, Reed discovered Anton Karas playing the zither in a Vienna bistro during a break in the film’s production. As soon as he heard the music, he knew it would be perfect for the film.Read more "Z is for Zither"