Laura's Miscellaneous Musings
New on DVD: Experiment in Terror (1962) and Westerns
Last May I saw an outstanding suspense film, EXPERIMENT IN TERROR , as part of the Mid-Century California Noir festival at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
Budd Boetticher , Randolph Scott , and the remarkable Ranown Cycle of Westerns. "Boetticher is one of the most fascinating unrecognized talents in the American cinema...Constructed partly as allegorical Odysseys and partly as floating poker games where every character took turns at bluffing about his hand until the final showdown, Boetticher's ...