Friday Open Thread

Maureen O’Hara as Esmerelda in 1939’s “The Hunchback of Notre Dame”.

Thursday Open Thread

Behind the scene look at Hitchcock’s “long take” masterpiece “Rope”. I used a scene for my ethics class last night.

Wednesday Open Thread

Gene Tierney

Tuesday Open Thread

Cary Grant, Victor McLaglen, and Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. from Gunga Din.

One of the tragedies of the October Surprise was the loss of years of scouring the Interwebs for cool photos. This was always one of my favorites. Upside — manboobs is lost.


Monday Open Thread

Denver lineback and Super Bowl 50 MVP Von Miller strip sacked Panthers QB Cam Newton. The fumble was recovered for a touchdown. Broncos win 24–10 and Miller and the Broncos defense had a great game.

Super Sunday Open Thread

A still from John Frankenheimer’s Black Sunday

Super Sunday Gospel

Saturday Open Thread

From the set of Seven Samurai

Dil Doh!

Steven Joyce, New Zealand’s Economic Development Minister was hit in the face with a sex toy during a press conference. He seems pretty sanguine about the whole thing, but I’d be worried about where that thing’s been.

“We actually thought it was a little bit humorous at the end of it all … new […]

Friday Open Thread

from The Shining