2 Collections

  • Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

    Movie

    Directed by Richard Brooks • 1958 • United States
    Starring Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman, Burl Ives

    Elizabeth Taylor and Paul Newman sizzle in this delirious adaptation of Tennessee Williams’s Pulitzer Prize–winning play. She’s the hot-blooded Maggie the Cat whose voracious desires can’t be fulf...

  • The Bronze Buckaroo

    Movie

    Directed by Richard C. Kahn • 1939 • United States
    Starring Herb Jeffries, Lucius Brooks, Artie Young

    A Hollywood-style western with a black cast, THE BRONZE BUCKAROO stars Herb Jeffries as singing cowboy Bob Blake, a smooth, brave, and honorable hero who is assisted by his comic sidekick Dusty,...

5 Videos

  • Richard Leacock on Louise Brooks

    Thirty-five years after his interview with actor Louise Brooks, veteran documentary filmmaker Richard Leacock discusses her charm, reclusion, and enduring allure.

  • Split Screen: S1-E2 Linklater and Bogosian in NYC, Duct Town

    Richard Linklater and Eric Bogosian at the New York Film Festival with their film SUBURBIA; Linklater’s first film, IT’S IMPOSSIBLE TO LEARN TO PLOW BY READING BOOKS; and a trip to North Reading, MA—Duct Town. Original airdate 03/10/1997

  • Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

    Directed by Richard Brooks • 1958 • United States
    Starring Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman, Burl Ives

    Elizabeth Taylor and Paul Newman sizzle in this delirious adaptation of Tennessee Williams’s Pulitzer Prize–winning play. She’s the hot-blooded Maggie the Cat whose voracious desires can’t be fulf...

  • The Bronze Buckaroo

    Directed by Richard C. Kahn • 1939 • United States
    Starring Herb Jeffries, Lucius Brooks, Artie Young

    A Hollywood-style western with a black cast, THE BRONZE BUCKAROO stars Herb Jeffries as singing cowboy Bob Blake, a smooth, brave, and honorable hero who is assisted by his comic sidekick Dusty,...

  • Lulu in Berlin

    Vérité documentarian Richard Leacock’s LULU IN BERLIN, presented here, features one of the few long interviews ever done with actor Louise Brooks. It took place in her apartment in Rochester, New York, in 1971.