Which is the better movie, Orson Welles’ Citizen Kane or Alfred Hitchcock’s Vertigo?

A question on Quora I just had to respond to and answer, as I have seen both films numerous times and I love both… When you try and answer this qestion, you need to realize that better or best are…

A very personal list: my top 20 favorite films

It seems that nowadays everyone on the Internet has been posting a list of their favorite films. I blame Roger Ebert, who recently updated his top 10 list in a much-viewed column. Since I’m a lover of cinema (and also…

Who does the best Orson Welles impression?

The amazing and wonderful voiceover actor (and an idol of mine) Maurice LaMarche. He does many voices on Futurama and he famously did the voice of The Brain on Pinky and the Brain (where he basically played the Brain as…

Is ‘The Other Side of the Wind’ Orson Welles’ masterpiece?

Joseph Dickerson, I'm a fan of the films of Orson Welles. Even hi… Maybe, but probably not. It was a budget production that took years to do, and Welles never edited the film together. He left detailed notes on how…