REEL 13 BLOG

Viewer Guide: Little Women and Hello, My Name is Doris with Richard Peña

October 12, 2018 | Richard Peña

Your weekly peek into what’s coming up next on REEL 13, written by host Richard Peña.  REEL 13 CLASSIC | LITTLE WOMEN This week’s classic is Little Women, the 1994 feature film adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s beloved coming of age novel, directed by Gillian Armstrong. Autobiographically inspired by Louisa May Alcott’s ...

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Viewer Guide: Ocean’s 11 and Nothing but the Truth with Richard Peña

September 28, 2018 | Richard Peña

Your weekly peek into what’s coming up next on REEL 13, written by host Richard Peña.  REEL 13 CLASSIC | OCEAN’S 11 This week’s classic is Oceans 11, the original comic crime caper directed by Lewis Milestone. By the time of Oceans 11’s release in 1960, Frank Sinatra was very much the ...

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Viewer Guide: Body Heat and The Invisible Woman with Richard Peña

September 21, 2018 | Richard Peña

 Your weekly peek into what’s coming up next on REEL 13, written by host Richard Peña.  REEL 13 CLASSIC | BODY HEAT This week’s classic is Body Heat, the 1981 neo film noir suspense thriller marking the directorial debut of writer-director Lawrence Kasdan. Taking its inspiration from classics such as Double Indemnity ...

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Viewer Guide: To Have and Have Not and Redbelt with Richard Peña

September 4, 2018 | Richard Peña

Your weekly peek into what’s coming up next on REEL 13, written by host Richard Peña.  REEL 13 CLASSIC | TO HAVE AND HAVE NOT This week’s classic is To Have and Have Not, the tongue-in-cheek romantic-drama from 1944 adapted from the novel by Ernest Hemingway and directed by Howard Hawks. The ...

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Viewer Guide: Remains of the Day and Married Life with Richard Peña

August 23, 2018 | Richard Peña

Your weekly peek into what’s coming up next on REEL 13, written by host Richard Peña. REEL 13 CLASSIC | THE REMAINS OF THE DAY This week’s film is The Remains of the Day, starring Anthony Hopkins and Emma Thompson and directed by James Ivory. The Remains of the Day represents the ...

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Viewer Guide: A Star is Born and Restless with Richard Peña

August 17, 2018 | Richard Peña

Your weekly peek into what’s coming up next on REEL 13, written by host Richard Peña. REEL 13 CLASSIC | A STAR IS BORN This week’s classic is A Star is Born, the 1954 musical drama directed by George Cukor. Produced by Judy Garland’s third husband Sid Luft, A Star is Born ...

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Viewer Guide: Oliver! and Brick Lane with Richard Peña

August 10, 2018 | Richard Peña

Your weekly peek into what’s coming up next on REEL 13, written by host Richard Peña.  REEL 13 CLASSIC | OLIVER! This week’s classic is Oliver!, the musical adaptation of Charles Dickens literary classic Oliver Twist, directed by Carol Reed. Anyone who has ever read Charles Dickens’ classic portrait of poverty-row London ...

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Viewer Guide: Suspicion and Smashed with Richard Peña

July 27, 2018 | Richard Peña

Your weekly peek into what’s coming up next on REEL 13, written by host Richard Peña.   REEL 13 CLASSIC | SUSPICION This week’s classic is the Alfred Hitchcock thriller, Suspicion, from 1941, starring Cary Grant as a charming wastrel who may or may not be a murderer, and Joan Fontaine, in ...

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Viewer Guide: Wait Until Dark and Safety Not Guaranteed with Richard Peña

July 20, 2018 | Richard Peña

Your weekly peek into what’s coming up next on REEL 13, written by host Richard Peña. REEL 13 CLASSIC | WAIT UNTIL DARK Wait Until Dark (1967) This week’s classic is the 1967 suspense-thriller Wait Until Dark, from British director Terence Young. Earlier in the 1960s, Young was busy directing not one ...

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