One year, one film: 1958 – South Pacific

One year, one film: 1958 The film: South Pacific, dir. Joshua Logan Starring Rossano Brazzi and Mitzi Gaynor Rating: Recommended | HIGHLY RECOMMENDED | Must-See South Pacific is a Rodgers and Hammerstein classic, a film full of music, romance, and colors so bright they’ll nearly burn your eyeballs. Way back in this blog’s beginnings, in April of 2012, I reviewed it with a score of … Continue reading One year, one film: 1958 – South Pacific

TMP Reads: The Tale of South Pacific

Edited by Thana Skouras and designed by John de Cuir and Dale Hennesy, The Tale of South Pacific was published in 1958 in promotion of the Rodgers & Hammerstein musical. The Tale of South Pacific is a beautiful book. The inside covers in both the front and back list the awards that have been won by South Pacific and its cast/crew (both the play and … Continue reading TMP Reads: The Tale of South Pacific

Lindsey’s Lists: Top 5 classic beach films

With one vacation under my belt already this year and the winter semester weeks behind me, I, like most summer-class-free college students, have already fallen into the mood for a few months full of warm weather, sunshine and road trips. I find that my taste in films sometimes mirrors the mindset that I’m in. While not all of these beach films are quite as cheery … Continue reading Lindsey’s Lists: Top 5 classic beach films