“Hello Darkness, My Old Friend”: Criterion’s Only Angels Have Wings

By Tony Williams. If Robin Wood once said on a DVD feature, “If you don’t like Marnie, then you don’t like Cinema”, any encounter with Hawks’s Only Angels Have Wings (1939) challenges any viewer in a similar manner. As Gerald Mast (105) wrote, the film serves as “a cutting edge in separating those who can … Continue reading “Hello Darkness, My Old Friend”: Criterion’s Only Angels Have Wings