On Screen: Retrospective – Pre-Code Hollywood

The Filmmuseum presents the heady days before censorship Tinseltown ran wild for a few short years between  the advent of “talkies” and the implementation of a self-imposed censorship code in 1934. Taking advantage of the new possibilities of dialogue, movies showed realistic criminals getting away clean, promiscuity, substance abuse, and lewd-yet-witty blondes spouting suggestive one-liners, […]
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Manila born, Brooklyn bred and a longtime resident of Vienna, Binu Starnegg is currently managing editor for Metropole, where he completes myriad tasks with style and aplomb. Photo: Visual Hub

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