Recent content by Mark Toscani

  1. Mark Toscani

    Rain, 1932, Joan Crawford to receive a Blu-ray release in 2020

    Great news. The restoration of “Rain” (1932) continues. I just got a reply today. vcistoreadminsays: Sorry for the delay in responding. The RAIN project has been on hold due to the Library of Congress closing because of the Covid-19 pandemic. They officially opened last week and we should be...
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    Sudden Fear (1952) (Blu-ray) Available for Preorder

    Thanks Casey. No war at all. Just a discussion. It IS a matter of taste. I just don't get the cliched dismissal of Crawford's talent.
  3. Mark Toscani

    Sudden Fear (1952) (Blu-ray) Available for Preorder

    This is great news. I saw the restored print at Film Forum and it was like seeing it for the first time. She is amazing in the second half of the film which plays like a Silent movie. No one. And I mean no one...could play those scenes like Crawford, especially when trapped in that closet with...