Posts Tagged ‘culture’

Marlon Brando (Lloyd Gruver), Red Buttons (Joe Kelly), Miyoshi Umeki (Katsumi), Miiko Taka (Hana-ogi). Written by Paul Osborn. Directed by Joshua Logan. Rating: PG. Running time: 147 minutes. Try not to fall in love with Japanese girls, especially if you’re a military man during the Korean War. That’s the message of Sayonara. Anyone that fails […]


The title ‘Babel’ has biblical origins. It was the name of the tower built by the post-Flood people to glorify man, help reach the heavens and symbolise the power of humanity when unified in one location with a single language. God, so the story goes, disapproved. He destroyed the structure and scattered the population across […]