Oeuvre: Minnelli: The Story of Three Loves
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Oeuvre: Minnelli: The Story of Three Loves

The early 1950s saw the rise of the Hollywood anthology film, collections of shorter films…

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Oeuvre: Minnelli: Bad and the Beautiful
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Oeuvre: Minnelli: Bad and the Beautiful

When Vincente Minnelli stumbled across the screenplay that eventually became The Bad and the Beautiful,…

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Oeuvre: Minnelli: An American in Paris
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Oeuvre: Minnelli: An American in Paris

Along with The Band Wagon, An American in Paris may be the quintessential Minnelli movie,…

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Oeuvre: Minelli: Father’s Little Dividend
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Oeuvre: Minelli: Father’s Little Dividend

The hurried, cash-in sequel is no newcomer to Hollywood. As long as there have been…

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Oeuvre: Minnelli: Father of the Bride
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Oeuvre: Minnelli: Father of the Bride

Spencer Tracy was the great movie Everyman of the 1940s and ‘50s . He was…

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Oeuvre: Minnelli: Madame Bovary
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Oeuvre: Minnelli: Madame Bovary

Twice in his career, Vincente Minnelli, America’s firmest believer in the magic and transformative power…

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Oeuvre: Minnelli: The Pirate
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Oeuvre: Minnelli: The Pirate

Everything in Vincente Minnelli’s The Pirate is just this side of ridiculous. The dress sleeves…

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Oeuvre: Minnelli: Undercurrent
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Oeuvre: Minnelli: Undercurrent

Vincente Minnelli was an unorthodox choice to direct Undercurrent. Still relatively early in his career,…

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Oeuvre: Minnelli: Ziegfield Follies
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Oeuvre: Minnelli: Ziegfield Follies

Fans of the George and Ira Gershwin songbook may not be familiar with the song…

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Oeuvre: Minnelli: Yolanda and the Thief
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Oeuvre: Minnelli: Yolanda and the Thief

The billing is all wrong in the term “show business.” No matter how reverential critics…

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