Saturday, February 20, 2010

Through the looking glass: 5 minutes to curtain!

Today on TCM! I recommend:

All the King's Men (1949)A backwoods politician rises to the top only to become corrupted. Cast: Broderick Crawford, John Ireland, Joanne Dru, John Derek Dir: Robert Rossen

The Night Of The Iguana (1964)A defrocked priest surrenders to the sins of the flesh in a Mexican hotel. Cast: Richard Burton, Ava Gardner, Deborah Kerr, Sue Lyon Dir: John Huston

Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf? (1966) An academic couple reveal their deepest secret to a pair of newcomers during an all-night booze fest. Cast: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, George Segal, Sandy Dennis Dir: Mike Nichols

The Goodbye Girl(1977)
A dancer discovers her runaway boyfriend has sublet her apartment to an aspiring actor. Cast: Richard Dreyfuss, Marsha Mason, Quinn Cummings, Paul Benedict Dir: Herbert Ross