Author: Bob J

Bob J’s – The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)

Following the enormous success of his multi-award-winning film On the Waterfront (1954), independent producer Sam Spiegel searched long and hard for his next production. He eventually chose The Strange One, with a screenplay by...

Bob J’s – On the Waterfront (1954)

On the Waterfront was not only an important American film, it was also a game-changer for Hollywood. The early 1950s had begun to see the gradual disintegration of the studio system that had served Hollywood well for three...

Bob J’s – All About Eve (1950)

Hollywood film history is littered with stories of classic movie roles that – through one reason or another – weren’t played by the actor/actress who was the first choice for the part, but were so memorably brought to life...

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