"For me it will always be Citizen Kane.
I've said this before and been bitten on the ass for it, but I think Welles -- for all his considerable articulateness -- was a hash as a writer. He did his best work when someone else had the pen,…"
"I really like Orson Welles. I may need to revisit Citizen Kane. I gave it 3 stars.
I gave Jane Eyre 5 Stars
The Tird Man 5 Stars
The Stranger 4 Stars
The Lady from Shanghai 4 Stars
Touch of Evil 3 Stars
A man for all Seasons 3 Stars
"I've never watched a decent print of The Trial but it's, by far, my favorite Orson Welles movie. It never gets old. The combination of Kafka's paranoia and Welles' penchant for sleight of hand makes this a perfect nightmare.…"
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"Four Sons (1940)In some ways this is similar to The Mortal Storm (1940) in which a German family is torn apart when the adopted sons of a Jewish professor join the Nazis. In Four Sons, which begins in Czechoslovakia just before the Nazi…"
"Even (and more than likely) with the distinct possibility that the Herbs turn the Grapes into Sangria, I'll still wind up as #2, which will be the best I've ever done. Ended up # 3 last year and that was with Romo. FF is…"