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JEAN SEBERG — Breathless

JEAN SEBERG — Breathless

  Jean Seberg at her best. Hello, everybody, Joe Morella and Frank Segers, your Classic Movie guys, here again to continue our look at the life and career of  the actress who still beguiles audiences as “Patricia Franchini,” the very pretty, not-so-innocent abroad who betrays her gangster-on-the-run boyfriend (Jean-Paul Belmondo, pictured above) in Jean-Luc Godard’s1960 French classic, “Breathless.” This “new wave” gem […]

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JEAN SEBERG — The Wholesome Cheerleader

JEAN SEBERG — The Wholesome Cheerleader Who Cracked Up

Hi, everybody.  Joe Morella and Frank Segers, your Classic Movies guys,  here again today to introduce our two-part look at the abbreviated, sad career of Jean Seberg — the actress director Robert Rossen once described as “the all-American cheerleader who cracked up.” We were enormously assisted in today’s report by Mark Rappaport’s crisp, informative video essay […]

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