REEL 13 BLOG

Viewer Guide: The Thin Man and This is Martin Bonner with Richard Peña

June 21, 2018 | Richard Peña

Your weekly peek into what’s coming up next on REEL 13, written by host Richard Peña. REEL 13 CLASSIC | THE THIN MAN The Thin Man (1934) This week’s classic is the comedy/mystery The Thin Man from 1934, starring William Powell and Myrna Loy as the husband-and-wife detective team, Nick and Nora ...

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Viewer Guide: The Remains of the Day and In the Treetops

June 8, 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: An Officer and a Gentleman and Junebug with Richard Peña

May 30, 2018 | Richard Peña

Your weekly peek into what’s coming up next on REEL 13, written by host Richard Peña. REEL 13 CLASSIC | AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN This week’s classic is An Officer and a Gentleman, a 1982 romantic drama directed by Taylor Hackford. In the crowning role of his early movie career, Richard ...

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Viewer Guide: The Age of Innocence and Married Life with Richard Peña

May 18, 2018 | Richard Peña

Your weekly peek into what’s coming up next on REEL 13, written by host Richard Peña. REEL 13 CLASSIC | THE AGE OF INNOCENCE   The Age of Innocence (1993) This week’s classic is The Age of Innocence, a 1993 romantic drama adapted from the novel by Edith Wharton and directed by Martin ...

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Viewer Guide: Bringing Up Baby and Take Me Home with Richard Peña

May 4, 2018 | Richard Peña

Your weekly peek into what’s coming up next on REEL 13, written by host Richard Peña.   REEL 13 CLASSIC | BRINGING UP BABY Tonight’s classic is Bringing Up Baby, a 1938 screwball comedy starring Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn, directed by Howard Hawks. Bringing Up Baby represents the American screwball comedy in ...

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Viewer Guide: Ben-Hur and Take Shelter with Richard Peña

April 27, 2018 | Richard Peña

Your weekly peek into what’s coming up next on REEL 13, written by host Richard Peña. REEL 13 CLASSIC | BEN-HUR Tonight’s classic is Ben-Hur, the 1959 biblical epic based on the novel by Lew Wallace, directed by William Wyler. Produced at the height of Hollywood’s increasingly desperate effort to lure ...

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Bulletin Board: 24 Frames, Friedkin, and Wiazemsky

April 19, 2018 | Harris Pacey

24 Frames Opens Friday, April 20th Museum of Moving Image, various times In the opening of the late Abbas Kiarostami’s 24 Frames, he wonders “to what extent the artist aims to depict the reality of a scene.” What follows is his own deeply personal answer, a series of 24 shorts reimagining photographs he ...

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