Monday, September 23, 2019

MALICK’S NEW FILM BOOED BY AUDIENCE, PRAISED BY CRITICS

September 3, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Film critics and cineastes in general adore Terence Malick. General audiences, not so much. That was clear last year when his The Tree of Life was awarded the Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival and was nominated for a best picture Oscar but earned only $13 million at the box office. (To be fair, […]

WELLES’S CITIZEN KANE OSCAR TO GO ON SALE FOR ABOUT $1 MILLION

December 13, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

The only Oscar ever won by Orson Welles — for co-writing Citizen Kane — is due to be auctioned off online by Nate D. Sanders Auctions on December 20, and presumably between now and then, the Academy will make some effort to prevent the sale from going forward. It has long fought efforts to sell […]