The Wet House provides a judgment-free atmosphere for drunks, but there was no such thing in the world of this ground-breaking movie that was made in 1945. Don Birnam is a part time writer and a full time, 24-carat alcoholic. For someone like Don Birnam, the judgment was EVERYWHERE, his supporting brother, to a lesser […]
Film TitleThe Lost Weekend
An Alcoholic alone for a harrowing weekend.
Film TitleThe Swimmer
Burt dips his wicks in multiple suburban swimming pools on a warm summer’s day
DirectorFrank Perry -Sydney Pollack
Burt Lancaster, John Cheever, suburban ennui, and one extremely tight pair of swim trunks.
Film TitleKiss Me Deadly
Mike Hammer picks up a desperate woman hitchhiker who is subsequently murdered
A malicious bit of fun.