Skip to comments.Judith Crist, a Blunt and Influential Film Critic, Dies at 90
Posted on 08/08/2012 9:13:59 AM PDT by EveningStar
Judith Crist, one of Americas most widely read film critics for more than three decades and a provocative presence in millions of homes as a regular reviewer on the Today show, died Tuesday at her home in Manhattan. She was 90.
(Excerpt) Read more at nytimes.com ...
Believe it or not, I was thinking of her recently . . . her and Pia Lindstrom. I’m getting nostalgic in my old age.
Just another liberal elitist non-religious Jew?
“The Sound of Music” was “Icky-sticky”? What does that even mean?
I think I’d rather see The Sound of Music again than Truffaut or Bergman.
I watched all of those foreign art films at the time. Very well made. But, so what? what was the point, other than to say that life is complicated, dark, and meaningless?
Bergman and Truffaut gave you that impression? Godard maybe but Truffaut was optimistic and Bergman fairly spiritual.
Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.