Minggu, 13 Maret 2011
The Ballad of Fisher's Boarding House (1922) - Frank Capra
Frank Capra's first 12 minutes long movie is an adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's poem.
Fultah Fisher runs a boarding house catering to seamen passing through the port. A girl known as Anne of Austria has had many lovers amongst the sailors, but presently she's known to be the "property" of Salem Hardieker, a tough Bostonian. When Anne's eye drifts to a new potential lover, Hans the Dane, he spurns her, knowing she's Salem's girl. But hell hath no fury like a woman scorned...