Posts by Sarah Cook


Celebrating Marlene Dietrich

Sarah Cook | 26th July 2021
Our old movies feature returns, as we celebrate the screen work of Marlene Dietrich: and you never forget your first Dietrich film

Old movies: pre-code lesbian cinema

Sarah Cook | 17th May 2021
LGBT representation in 1930s movies was not on the strong side – but as Sarah discusses, there are some films to watch out for

Old movies: a chat about #PreCodeApril

Sarah Cook | 22nd March 2021
In our weekly old movies column, a chat with the man trying to get us all to watch late 1920s and 1930s cinema this April

10 amazing actresses of early 1930s Hollywood

Sarah Cook | 8th March 2021
It’s International Women’s Day and what better way to celebrate than looking at some famous female heroes of the pre-code – early 1930s – cinema