Saturday Matinee–“The Women” and “Land of the Pharaohs”

This is the first of my new series, "Saturday Matinee," in which I review classic films from Hollywood's Golden Age.  For tonight's edition, I have chosen two widely divergent films, George Cukor's The Women (1939) and Howard Hawks's Land of the Pharaohs (1955). To begin with The Women, you would be hard-pressed to find a film that more deftly and acidly … Continue reading Saturday Matinee–“The Women” and “Land of the Pharaohs”

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