Tuesday Nov 19
Anjelica Huston's new memoir chronicles her childhood and salacious...
Anjelica Huston has revealed how her heart was broken for the first time as a schoolgirl of 17 by a dashing British actor 11 years her senior who seduced her for sex sessions during lesson time.
A breakthrough: a long, elegant swan dive into the intricacies of the British class system, with a tone unlike that of any other film before or since, at once urbane, nasty and cool.
Shirley MacLaine and Paul Giamatti (among others) Film Downton Abbey
THE champagne is on ice and Downton Abbey's new cast lounges in the sunshine at a society picnic in our first glimpse of the hit show's latest series.
86% The Servant
Wealthy wastrel James Fox hires insouciant cockney Dirk Bogarde as a valet. No sooner has he donned his working clothes than Bogarde begins exercising a subtle but insidious control over his master.
The Village Voice
1963's The Servant Exemplifies a Key Break in Cinematic Storytelling
Exemplifying a key break in cinematic storytelling, Joseph Losey's The Servant , from 1963, marks the moment where the direct "cinema of quality" was passed over in favor of a cinema concerned with the unacknowledged desires that lurk under the veneer of everyday life.