UCLA Film & Television Archive To Showcase the Films of Director Mitchell Leisen

This looks to be a really great line up of films. If you are in L.A. I definitely recommend you head out to these. I am a big fan of Easy Living, Death Takes a Holiday and Midnight, but if you can only see one of these films make it 1945’s Kitty with Paulette Goddard and Ray Milland. Basically, it is Pygmalion, but with prostitutes. It’s not on DVD and it’s a real treat.

About Marya E. Gates

Cinephile to the max.

Posted on November 7, 2012, in Classic Film and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Did an entry on this upcoming series the other day, noting the irony that a Mitchell Leisen retrospective would be held at the Billy Wilder Theater, given that Wilder loathed Leisen… http://carole-and-co.livejournal.com/555212.html

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