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1960s Hollywood self-conscious study
In the likes of What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? and Sunset Boulevard, this film takes on an extremely self-critical and revealing stance into the entertainment industry and its players.
What particularly struck me was the age-old question of age in entertainment, and the actress' obsession over appearing young. It was done wonderfully here by Bette Davis.
Another interesting idea this film explores is the personality of the rising actress. A wolf in sheep's clothing, or…
For some reason, I've been having a real rough time trying to get back into films these last few months. I thought that the self-isolation period would enable me to go through a significant part of my watchlist and that I would spend a lot of time on cinema. And this was the case in the very beginning. But then, I lost my will to watch anything and even the thought of watching a film tired me. However, there's no…