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Downhill (2020) Film Review

The dwindling dramedy Downhill is indeed a figurative slippery slope for the comedic powerhouse pair of Julia Louis Dreyfus and Will Ferrell. As a surfacing frustrated married couple whose shaky marital relationship is tested on a skiing

The Hitchcock 9

The British Film Institute's major restorations of Alfred Hitchcock's existing nine extant silent films made 1925-1929 before he switched to sound is touring the US with musical accompaniments.  I watched the series courtesy of the San…

Downhill (1927)

The Gainsborough production company wanted Ivor Novello back with Hitchcock after the success of The Lodger, so Hitchcock adapted Novello's stage play, which he'd written with Constance Collier under the joint nom de plume of David…