Desperately Seeking Susan promotional photographs added (including rare original photographs)

We’re kicking off the memorabilia section of ‘Desperately Seeking Susan’ with 12 assorted promotional pictures sent out in 1985 to promote the movie. Included are two original photographs by photographer Andy Schwartz that are incredibly rare. Both photographs are printed on thick glossy stock photo paper and have various details and stamps on the back…

Forgotten Favourites: Desperately Seeking Susan, Madonna’s supremely playful film debut

This 1985 comedy isn’t exactly “forgotten”, but deserves more praise than it gets – if you don’t feel passionately about Madonna’s film debut, you need to rewatch it. Early on in the proceedings, feminist director Susan Seidelman slips in a clip from Hitchcock’s Rebecca. In that thriller, a demure doormat becomes so obsessed with a wanton woman that…