Posts tagged ‘Bette Davis’
The Whales of August. 1987. USA. Directed by Lindsay Anderson
Much has been written about Lillian Gish over the course of her 75-year career, and as the Museum’s retrospective
of the actress’s films nears a close (concluding with a screening of the Museum’s newly preserved print of Orphans of the Storm
on Monday, December 13
), I would like to pay particular attention to the writings of three of Gish’s friends, colleagues, and critics—Anita Loos, Andrew Sarris, and Mike Kaplan—who offered the kind of personal insights that aren’t often evident among all of the written discussion of her career.
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