The Skin I Live In (La piel que habito, 2011)

Unless I’m forgetting one, this is only the second time Pedro Almodóvar has adapted someone else’s work. The first time was Live Flesh (Carne trémula, 1997), which was based on the novel by Ruth Rendell. The Skin I Live In … Continue reading

Svengali (1931)

So having watched Maurice Tourneur’s Trilby recently, this adaptation of the same novel under a different title seemed an appropriate follow-up. I’d watched the Roan Group DVD a couple of times before, but not for a few years. The story … Continue reading