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Top 1950’s Movies (see all)

  1. The Band Wagon (1953)
  2. Some Like It Hot (1959)
  3. North by Northwest (1959)
  4. Alice in Wonderland (1951)
  5. All About Eve (1950)
  6. Rear Window (1954)
  7. The African Queen (1951)
  8. Ben-Hur (1959)
  9. Born Yesterday (1950)
  10. Funny Face (1957)
  11. Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
  12. Vertigo (1958)
  13. The Barefoot Contessa (1954)
  14. On the Waterfront (1954)
  15. Bell, Book and Candle (1958)
  16. Sunset Boulevard (1950)
  17. An Affair to Remember (1957)
  18. Singin' in the Rain (1952)
  19. Auntie Mame (1958)
  20. Bus Stop (1956)
  21. The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
  22. The Seven Year Itch (1955)
  23. Dial M for Murder (1954)
  24. Roman Holiday (1953)
  25. Pillow Talk (1959)

Fan Top Animation Movies (see all)

  1. Alice in Wonderland (1951)
  2. Bambi (1942)
  3. Pinocchio (1940)
  4. Cinderella (1950)
  5. Dumbo (1941)
  6. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
  7. Fantasia (1940)
  8. Sleeping Beauty (1959)
  9. The Jungle Book (1967)
  10. Lady and the Tramp (1955)
  11. One Hundred and One Dalmatians (1961)
  12. The Skeleton Dance (1929)
  13. Mickey's Mellerdrammer (1933)
  14. The Three Caballeros (1945)
  15. The Tortoise and the Hare (1935)
  16. Brave Little Tailor (1938)
  17. Swooner Crooner (1944)
  18. Thru the Mirror (1936)
  19. The Old Mill (1937)
  20. The Incredible Mr. Limpet (1964)

Fan Top Dogs Movies (see all)

  1. One Hundred and One Dalmatians (1961)
  2. Courage of Lassie (1946)
  3. Old Yeller (1957)
  4. Lassie Come Home (1943)
  5. Big Red (1962)
  6. A Boy, a Girl and a Dog (1946)
  7. Good-bye, My Lady (1956)
  8. Blondie in Society (1941)
  9. Skippy (1931)
  10. 101 Dalmatians (1961)
  11. Challenge to Lassie (1949)
  12. The Ugly Dachshund (1966)
  13. Greyfriars Bobby: The True Story of a Dog (1961)

Enter to Win Holiday Classics from Kino Lorber!

This month we celebrate the holidays with a 10 DVD/Blu-Ray giveaway from Kino Lorber! Each winner will have a choice of three holiday classics, including Angel in my Pocket and I'll Be Seeing You...   

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Monthly Column: Pre-Code Corner

In this month's Pre-Code Corner, Kim Luperi ponders "To Pre-Code, or Not to Pre-Code?" as she discusses Brief Moment, the play and the film...    

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Monthly Column: Silents are Golden!

This month Lea Stans talks about the origins of 'moving pictures' and pioneers Eadweard Muybridge, Etienne-Jules Marey, Thomas Edison, the Lumiere Brothers & more in LPaving The Way For The Movies -- A Nod To Victorian Film Pioneers.

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Monthly Column: Vitaphone View

Over 90% of pre-1930 black and white motion pictures have decomposed and no longer survive. The survival rate of films made in the early 2-c Technicolor process is even lower. Hear what Ron Hutchinson, Founder of The Vitaphone Project, has to say about that in his column Finding Early Technicolor Films...

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Monthly Column: Noir Nook

In this month's Noir Nook, Karen Burroughs Hannsberry takes a look at two two noirs that are first-rate and appreciated by many, but don’t often get the raves afforded to the better-known features....

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Monthly Column: Film Noir Review

This month, Danilo Castro of Film Noir Archive brings us ten horror-noir crossovers that’ll make you hang up your fedora and think twice about answering your door come nightfall.

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Monthly Column: Classic Movie Travels

This month Annette Bochenek takes us on a visit to Milwaukee Wisconsin in search of Spencer Tracy sites, including his childhood home, Trowbridge Elementary School and Ripon College...

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Monthly Column: Minoo's Musings!

This month Minoo shares five fun facts about horror icon, Bela Lugosi, who seems to have been 'born' to play Dracula. But that's not all, see if any of these facts surprise you!

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Introducing our New Monthly Column: The Funny Papers

A Big Welcome Kellee Pratt and her new monthly column, The Funny Papers! This month Kellee kicks off by celebrating comedy bromance 'on the road' with legendary comic duo Bob Hope and Bing Crosby...

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Catherine Zeta-Jones shares birthday message for father in law Kirk Douglas as he turns 101
(Dec 9, 2017 | Hello Magaznie)The star posted a heart-warming picture on InstagramDECEMBER 09, 2017 - 16:04 CET BY SOPHIE HAMILTONCatherine Zeta-Jones has paid a loving t...

South Pacific, White Christmas Among 13 Films Heading Back To The Silver Screen
(Dec 1, 2017 | Playbill)Grease, South Pacific, White Christmas Among 13 Films Heading Back to the Silver ScreenBY ANDREW GANSDEC 01, 2017 The screenings will k...

Jim Nabors, the Cheerful Gomer Pyle on Two TV Series, Dies at 87
(Nov 30, 2017 | AM PST 11/30/2017 by Mike Barnes and Duane ByrgeThe Alabama native with the rich baritone voice also had his own CBS variety show and r...

Anthony Harvey, Oscar-Nominated Director of 'The Lion in Winter,' Dies at 87
(Nov 29, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter)Anthony Harvey, Oscar-Nominated Director of 'The Lion in Winter,' Dies at 8711:07 AM PST 11/29/2017 by Rhett Bartlett , Mike Barne...

10 Heartwarming Facts About MIRACLE ON 34th STREET
(Nov 26, 2017 | Classic Movie Hub)ARROWENTERTAINMENT10 Heartwarming Facts About Miracle on 34th StreetBY TARA AQUINO NOVEMBER 26, 201720TH CENTURY FOXFor more than 70 years, ...

Legend Tribute: Margaret Hamilton

Happy Birthday to Classic Movie Legend Margaret Hamilton, born on December 9, 1902. ….. When you think Margaret Hamiliton it’s easy to picture a crotchety old woman with an icy stare and menacing disposition. I mean, she is the woman who portrayed The Wicked Witch of The West, one of the most...  read more...

Mini Tribute Margaret Hamilton

Born December 9, 1902 Character Actress, Margaret Hamilton! Character Actress, Margaret Hamilton appeared in over 115 film/TV roles — and is most famously known for her iconic role as The Wicked Witch of the West in The Wizard of Oz!  I must confess, however, that I also remember her fondly as...  read more...

The Funny Papers: Surviving Holiday Mayhem

  Surviving Holiday Mayhem With These Ladies of Screwball Comedy   Dan (Ralph Bellamy): “I certainly learned about women from you.” Aunt Patsy (Cecil Cunningham): “Here’s your diploma.” (As she hands him Lucy’s break-up letter) In The Awful Truth (1937), Ralph Bellamy as wealthy cowpoke......Read more

From Heavies to Heroes – Exclusive Post by Authors James Bawden and Ron Miller (You Ain’t Heard Nothin’ Yet)

From Heavies to Heroes Interviews with Classic Stars from the Golden Age of Hollywood Ever since Humphrey Bogart went from being a gangster-type heavy in the 1930s to being a tough guy anti-hero in the 1940s, actors have been able to argue that glamour boy looks aren’t necessary to being a movie lea......Read more

Hollywood at Play: The History and Use of Publicity Stills, Exclusive Guest Post by Author Mary Mallory

The History and Use of Publicity Stills In the early decades of the Twentieth Century before the invention of television and the internet, the Hollywood motion picture industry sold itself and its products to the general public through the use of still photographs distributed to magazines and newspa......Read more

The Politics of Yankee Doodle Dandy – Exclusive Guest Post by Author Alan K. Rode (Michael Curtiz: A Life)

The Politics of Yankee Doodle Dandy The notion for a biographical film about legendary show business powerhouse George M. Cohan had been kicking around Hollywood since the late 1930s. The father of American musical comedy claimed to be born on July 4, 1878 and began treading the boards at age eight ......Read more

10 Classic Film Noir-Horror Crossovers

10 Classic Film Noir-Horror Crossovers Horror and film noir have always been kindred spirits. The bleakest of movie genres, they’ve spent decades exploring the dirty crevices of humanity and projecting their findings on the big screen. They have their cosmetic differences of course, with noir fixati......Read more

You Aint Heard Nothin Yet: Interviews with Stars from Hollywoods Golden Era – Exclusive Post by Authors James Bawden and Ron Miller

You Ain’t Heard Nothin’ Yet Interviews with Classic Horror Stars If you’re an actor best known for playing monsters, madmen or maniacal killers, how do you cope with a career image that’s so mired in the dark side of life? Well, it’s interesting how many different solutions to that pro......Read more

German Expressionism 101 – Part One

  German Expressionism 101 Part One In case you haven’t noticed, Classic Movie Hub is having a giveaway contest this month. Thanks to our long-standing partnership with Kino Lorber, we are giving away eight horror-esque movies every Sunday throughout October. Three of those of titles, The Cabin......Read more

5 Things You May Not Know about Bela Lugosi

  5 Things You May Not Know about Bela Lugosi Like today is his birthday. Happy 135th Birthday to the legend Bela Lugosi! ..… 1) He was born to play Dracula For real tho… Bela Lugosi was born Bela Ferenc Dezso Blasko in former Austria-Hungarian Empire. His hometown of Lugos was only abou......Read more

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Fritz Lang Silent Film Set Giveaway!

CMH is giving away a copy of the deluxe 12 Blu-Ray Set "Fritz Lang: The Silent Films" courtesy of Kino Lorber. This riveting set includes Metropolis, Dr. Mabuse, Destiny and more!... Click here to enter...

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Classic Movie Events

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Billy Wilder Theater / UCLA Film & Television Archive (Los Angeles, CA)
Dec 10

The Bells of St. Mary's
Normal Theater (Normal, IL)
Dec 10

Aero Theater (Santa Monica, CA)
Dec 10

The March of the Wooden Soldi...
Hollywood Heritage Museum (Hollywood, CA)
Dec 10

Miracle on 34th Street
Alabama Theatre (Birmingham, AL)
Dec 10

The Wizard of Oz / Willy Wonk...
Castro Theatre (San Francisco, CA)
Dec 10

Miracle on 34th Street
Old Town Music Hall (El Segundo, CA)
Dec 08 To Dec 10

Miracle on 34th St
New Beverly Cinema (Los Angeles, CA)
Dec 09 To Dec 10
White Christmas
Music Box Theatre (Chicago, IL)
Dec 09 To Dec 10
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Classic Movie Travel Sites

Did you know that there is a Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, NY?

The Museum of the Moving Image maintains the nation's largest and most comprehensive collection of a... ..  read more

National Film Registry

In 1997, The Thin Man starring the legendary William Powell, was inducted into The National Film Registry, 63 years after its initial release (1934).
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Grauman's Chinese Theater

Gene Tierney's, Footprints & Handprints were "set in stone" in Grauman's famous forecourt in 1946. So were Irene Dunne, Rex Harrison, Margaret O'Brien, Humphrey Bogart...  see more