FilmStruck Friday: Shurayukihime (aka Lady Snowblood) (1973)

Welcome to this week’s edition of FilmStruck Friday! Every Friday here on TMP, with the exception of the first Friday of the month (which is reserved for “Favorite things about…”), we’ll be taking a look at a film available through the TCM and Criterion Collection streaming service. Today’s film comes from 1973 – Shurayukihime, known… Read More FilmStruck Friday: Shurayukihime (aka Lady Snowblood) (1973)

FilmStruck Friday: Waga koi seshi otome (aka The Girl I Loved) (1946)

Welcome to the first edition of FilmStruck Friday! Every Friday here on TMP, with the exception of the first Friday of the month (which is reserved for “Favorite things about…”), we’ll be taking a look at a film available through the TCM and Criterion Collection streaming service, FilmStruck. Today’s film comes from 1946 – Waga… Read More FilmStruck Friday: Waga koi seshi otome (aka The Girl I Loved) (1946)

Cronaca di un amore (aka Story of a Love Affair) (1950)

Carloni (Gino Rossi) is a detective at a Milan agency. When we meet him, he is looking through a stack of photos of a beautiful woman. A wealthy man, Enrico Fontana (Ferdinando Sarmi), recently visited the agency and brought the photographs, which are of his wife Paola (Lucia Bosè). He had recently discovered the photos… Read More Cronaca di un amore (aka Story of a Love Affair) (1950)