What Do Men Want? (1921)

“What Do Men Want? is such a sermon in celluloid. It would have you believe that it is a genuine psychological drama, while it serenely ignores most of the real facts of life that would shake the pat answer it offers to the question it raises.”

The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920)

“The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari represents to me something very real and terrible . . . that fear of things having no reason and loving evil instinctively.”

Pollyanna (1920)

“. . . Miss Pickford doesn’t grow up because she can make more people laugh and cry, can win her way into more hearts, and even protesting heads, as a rampant, resilient little girl”[1]             I didn’t want to like this movie. At face value, this is a competent adaptation of a well-known children’s bookContinue reading “Pollyanna (1920)”