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Top 1900’s Movies (see all)

  1. The Great Train Robbery (1903)
  2. Bill Sharkey's Last Game (1909)
  3. At the Altar (1909)
  4. Rescued from an Eagle's Nest (1908)
  5. The Golden Louis (1909)
  6. The Sealed Room (1909)
  7. The Lonely Villa (1909)
  8. Lady Helen's Escapade (1909)
  9. Those Awful Hats (1909)
  10. Resurrection (1909)
  11. After Many Years (1908)
  12. The Hessian Renegades (1909)
  13. A Drunkard's Reformation (1909)
  14. Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1905)
  15. The Country Doctor (1909)




Fan Top War Movies (see all)

  1. The African Queen (1951)
  2. The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
  3. All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
  4. Father Goose (1964)
  5. Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
  6. Captain Blood (1935)
  7. Gunga Din (1939)
  8. Action in the North Atlantic (1943)
  9. To Have and Have Not (1944)
  10. The Snows of Kilimanjaro (1952)
  11. Above and Beyond (1952)
  12. Air Force (1943)
  13. The General (1926)
  14. Beau Geste (1939)
  15. Battleground (1949)
  16. Sergeant York (1941)
  17. Wings (1927)
  18. The Buccaneer (1938)
  19. Courage of Lassie (1946)
  20. Passage to Marseille (1944)

Fan Top Newspapers Movies (see all)

  1. It Happened One Night (1934)
  2. The Philadelphia Story (1940)
  3. His Girl Friday (1940)
  4. Born Yesterday (1950)
  5. Libeled Lady (1936)
  6. Meet John Doe (1941)
  7. Roman Holiday (1953)
  8. Woman of the Year (1942)
  9. Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936)
  10. Ace in the Hole (1951)
  11. Citizen Kane (1941)
  12. All the King's Men (1949)
  13. State of the Union (1948)
  14. Dodge City (1939)
  15. Platinum Blonde (1931)







Cagney, the Musical: Exclusive Interview with Robert Creighton

CMH sits down and chats with Robert Creighton, the Star and Co-Author of the musical, Cagney for this exclusive 20-minute video interview! Cagney is currently playing at the Westside Theatre in NYC...   

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BWW EXCLUSIVE: Dick Van Dyke to star in CAPTURE THE FLAG
(May 3, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com)Donovan Montierth and his twin brother Adam share a passion for writing, producing and directing films. Their first short, A.W.O.L. (2003), ...

'Becoming Cary Grant': Showtime Debuts Docu Trailer, Sets Premiere Date
(May 3, 2017 | deadline.com)Showtime has released a trailer and set a June 9 airdate for Becoming Cary Grant, its high-profile documentary that will have its world...

Lorna Gray, Queen of Shorts and Serials at Columbia and Republic Pictures, Dies at 99
(May 2, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter)Also billed as Adrian Booth, she appeared opposite John Wayne, Buster Keaton, Boris Karloff, The Three Stooges and Clayton Moore.Lorna Gray, who appea...

Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds Memorialized with Shared Mother/Daughter Tombstone
(May 1, 2017 | People.com)They were neighbors in life, and they'll continue to be side-by-side in death, as Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher's shared ...

Kirk Douglas on wife Anne: "The most difficult woman I ever met!"
(Apr 30, 2017 | USA Today)BEVERLY HILLS - A romantic interlude with Kirk Douglas or a night in with a plate of eggs?The woman who captured Spartacus' heart ...


Enter to Win a Subscription to Warner Archive Instant!

We're giving away TEN subscriptions to Warner Archive Instant throughout April and May! Just think of all those classic films and TV shows that will be at your fingertips...     And if you can't wait to enter, you can get 40% off a subscription by clicking on the image to the left...   Click here to enter to win...


Legend Tribute: Bob Hope

Happy Birthday to Classic Movie Legend, Bob Hope, born today,           May 29 in 1903! As Actor, Bob Hope won FIVE non-competitive Academy Awards: 1941 Honorary Award: In recognition of his unselfish services to the motion picture industry (special silver plaque) 1945 Honorary Award: For his...  read more...

Mini Tribute Mel Blanc

Born May 30, 1908 Legendary Voice Actor Mel Blanc! Mel Blanc ‘appeared’ in an amazing 1,025+ shorts and films, and is the voice of some of the most iconic, lovable, and sometimes ‘despicable’ cartoon characters — including Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Tweety Bird, Sylvester the Cat,...  read more...


Warner Archive Instant Interview with Classic Movie Hub

Talking ‘Classics’ with Warner Archive Instant A Big Thank You to Carley and Mike of Warner Archive Instant for hosting a Facebook Live Video Chat today with yours truly. What a pleasure it was to meet them both, and to talk about our love for classic movies! Couldn’t think of a be......Read more

Film Noir Review: Harper (1966)

“Hey, this detective work is really fun!” Harper is the rare case of a film whose literary origin and cinematic style come from the same source. It was adapted from Ross Macdonald’s novel The Moving Target, which, upon publication in 1949, was a blatant attempt at emulating the private e......Read more

A Very Happy Classic Movie Easter Pictorial!

Happy Easter from Classic Movie Hub! Just wanted to share some fun Easter photos…  Just love Bugs… And that hat is to die for ….. Doris Day chillin’ in a comfy Easter basket… ….. Look at the smile on their faces… I remember smiling like that when I was ......Read more

Classic Movie Travels: Nova Scotia, Canada – The King and I, and Titanic

Classic Movie Travel Sites in Halifax, Nova Scotia I had the pleasure of visiting Nova Scotia over the summer, and as any true-blue Classic Movie Fan would do, I just had to find some classic-movie-related sites to make my trip complete! That said, I’d like to share some photos and a youtube c......Read more

Breaking Barriers: Rita Moreno

Breaking Barriers Rita Moreno  To quote Barack Obama at the 2015 Kennedy Center Honors, “[Rita Moreno] is still a leading lady of her era, a trailblazer with courage to break through barriers and forge new paths.” That’s not the only political powerhouse to show love to Moreno. Supreme Court Judge S......Read more

Film Noir Review: Dark City (1950)

“Guys like you seldom get arrested. You get killed first.” Dark City is a devious example of intermingled genres. It’s upfront in its blend of horror and noir, an agenda that’s hinted at within the film’s opening sequence. Danny Haley (Charlton Heston) confidently walks down ......Read more

5 Things You May Not Know about Sterling Hayden

5 Things You May Not Know about Sterling Hayden   Like today is his birthday. Happy 101st Birthday to the legend Sterling Hayden! ….. He was a beauty So pretty. Sure, most stars during the classic era of Hollywood were beautiful but Paramount decided to take it to the next level with Hayden. In 1941......Read more

Breaking Barriers: Hattie McDaniel

  Breaking Barriers Hattie McDaniel Hattie McDaniel has the distinct honor of being the first black actor in history to win an Academy Award. On February 29th, 1940, she defied the odds and beat four white actresses, including her own co-star Olivia de Havilland, to win that Oscar gold. This wa......Read more

Breaking Barriers: Dorothy Dandrige

  Breaking Barriers Dorothy Dandridge Multi-talented, incredibly beautiful, and disciplined in the performing arts since childhood, Dorothy Dandridge could have been as big as Beyonce if she was just born 80 years later. Instead she was born in 1922. A time when opportunities  for African Amer......Read more

Breaking Barriers: Lena Horne

  Breaking Barriers Lena Horne When Lena Horne signed a long-term contract with MGM it was a very big deal. The year was 1942 and prior to that no black actor had ever been privy to such lucrative contract with any major studio. More importantly, no black actor had ever wielded as much power in......Read more

National Women’s History Month: Breaking Barriers

  Women’s History Month Breaking Barriers When it comes to being person of color in Hollywood, it’s never been easy. Even today there is still a troubling lack of non-white faces on the silver screen as demonstrated by last years #Oscarsowhite viral campaign. Now add being a woman in the ......Read more

5 Things You May Not Know about Harry Belafonte

5 Things You May Not Know about Harry Belafonte  Like today is his birthday. Happy 90th Birthday to the legend Harry Belafonte! ….. In the Navy… OK, so this may be a promotional picture of Belafonte from Carmen Jones (1954, director Otto Preminger). Like many young Americans at the on-set of Americ......Read more

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Classic Movie Events

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AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center (Silver Spring, MD)
May 28
Oliver Twist
Dryden Theatre / George Eastman House (Rochester, NY)
May 28

Bonnie and Clyde
Paramount Theatre (Austin, TX)
May 28

The Favorite Director Blogath...
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May 26 To May 29

Bette Vs. Joan Marathon
Egyptian Theater (Hollywood, CA)
May 29

This Gun for Hire
The Brattle Theatre (Cambridge, MA)
May 29

THE CABINET OF DR. CALIGARI
Carolina Theater (Durham, NC)
May 30

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Classic Movie Travel Sites

Did you know that there is a Myrna Loy Statue in Los Angeles, CA?

The original statue was unveiled in 1922 as the symbol of Venice High School and the Venice communit... ..  read more

National Film Registry

Miracle on 34th Street, directed by the legendary George Seaton, was released in 1947. In 2005, 58 years later, it was inducted into The National Film Registry. Thank you National Film Registry!
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Grauman's Chinese Theater

Clark Gable's, Footprints & Handprints were "set in stone" in Grauman's famous forecourt in 1937. So were W.S. Van Dyke, Dick Powell, Joan Blondell, Fredric March...  see more