Sophia Loren

Loren was born in Rome daughter of a piano teacher and a construction engineer. Her father refused to marry her mother,  leaving her without support so to surveve they move to Loren`s gradmother in Pozzuoli, near Naples. During World War II, the harbor and munitions plant in Pozzuoli was a frequent bombing target of the Allies. […]

Lemmy

Lemmy is a smart guy and he proved that by keeping Motörhead alive for almost 35 years. He said that the constant success is “giving to the fans just enough material to sustain their dreams”, as they associate music with a fantasy of rockstar. The leader of this indestructible band want to follow with his life […]

Devil Girl From Mars

  Devil Girl from Mars is a black and white 1054 British science fiction film. Nyah, a sexy, commanding female alien is part of a advanced team who is looking for men to replace the dying male population. Dressed in black vinyl, she is headed for London but, because of foggy conditions, is forced to […]

Truffaut and Hitchcock

The Hitchcock and Truffaut Tapes   In 1962 François Truffaut carried out a series of extensive interviews with Alfred Hitchcock at his offices in Universal Studios. They were recorded to audio tape and the content eventually edited down into Truffaut’s famous book Hitchcock: A Definitive Study of Alfred Hitchcock. Truffaut did not speak much English, so he hired Helen Scott of […]

Valentine’s Day

Even without prove or  no provide connections whatsoever with sentimental love, appropriate legend has been embroidered in modern times to portray Valentine as a priest who refused an unattested law attributed to Roman Emperor Claudius II, allegedly ordering that young men remain single. The Emperor supposedly did this to grow his army, believing that married […]

Down to Earth

We find our flamboyant Rita Hayworth in a euphoric sequence of “Down to Earth” (1947). Reviewing this sequence we can say that the golden age of Hollywood Musicals is (was) to cinema what the opera represents for the performing arts: a total gender.