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Top 1930’s Movies (see all)

  1. Bringing up Baby (1938)
  2. It Happened One Night (1934)
  3. Top Hat (1935)
  4. After the Thin Man (1936)
  5. The Gay Divorcee (1934)
  6. Swing Time (1936)
  7. The Awful Truth (1937)
  8. The Thin Man (1934)
  9. Gone with the Wind (1939)
  10. The Wizard of Oz (1939)
  11. The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
  12. Another Thin Man (1939)
  13. Angels with Dirty Faces (1938)
  14. Libeled Lady (1936)
  15. Shall We Dance (1937)
  16. Frankenstein (1931)
  17. All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
  18. Follow the Fleet (1936)
  19. Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
  20. Grand Hotel (1932)
  21. Holiday (1938)
  22. You Can't Take It With You (1938)
  23. Flying Down to Rio (1933)
  24. My Man Godfrey (1936)
  25. The Lady Vanishes (1938)




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. Thru the Mirror (1936)
  18. Swooner Crooner (1944)
  19. Ben and Me (1953)
  20. The Sword in the Stone (1963)

Fan Top Based on Play Movies (see all)

  1. Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)
  2. The Lady Eve (1941)
  3. The Gay Divorcee (1934)
  4. The Apartment (1960)
  5. The Awful Truth (1937)
  6. The Philadelphia Story (1940)
  7. Casablanca (1942)
  8. His Girl Friday (1940)
  9. Born Yesterday (1950)
  10. Bye Bye Birdie (1963)
  11. The Sound of Music (1965)
  12. Follow the Fleet (1936)
  13. Bell, Book and Candle (1958)
  14. Grand Hotel (1932)
  15. Holiday (1938)
  16. You Can't Take It With You (1938)
  17. Flying Down to Rio (1933)
  18. The Seven Year Itch (1955)
  19. Dial M for Murder (1954)
  20. Barefoot in the Park (1967)





Monthy Column: Silents are Golden

A Brief Look at Obscure Silent Film Comedians Since I touched upon the history of silent comedy a couple months ago, I thought I’d do a follow-up post exploring that history in a little more detail. Hope you enjoy! If you ask anyone with a bit of film history knowledge under their belt to name some ......
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Monthy Column: Film Noir Review

“Tough break, Marsha.” The heist movie is a subset of film noir that rewards brevity. The characters in these films are professionals, articulate men who find success in choosing their actions, and their words, carefully. Mere seconds can mean the difference between the heist of a lifeti......
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Monthy Column: Noir Nook

Noir Nook: Ripped from the Headlines – Ace in the Hole (1951) For this month’s Noir Nook, I’m starting a new series, taking a look at several films noirs that are based on real-life events. I confess that I’ve always gotten a little jolt of excitement whenever I’ve seen the words “Based on a True St......
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Monthy Column: Pre-Code Corner

A Look at the Atlanta Better Films Committee I spend many a Tuesday evening buried in the Motion Picture Association of America Production Code Administration (PCA) records housed at the Academy’s Margaret Herrick Library in Beverly Hills. My first exposure to these gems took place in 2007 when I vi......
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Monthy Column: FilmStruck Forum

FilmStruck Forum: Chaplin, Bogie and More Exploring the Streaming Movie Service As I continue to explore and acclimate to FilmStruck, I’m finding that my biggest ‘problem’ is trying to decide what to watch.  But alas, I’m muddling through making those difficult decisions, and......
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Monthy Column: Western Roundup

Western Roundup: John Wayne Favorites When film fans think of John Wayne Westerns, his classic films with John Ford and Howard Hawks are often the first which come to mind. Similarly, when one thinks of Wayne’s leading ladies, the first actress many fans think of is doubtless his five-time cos......
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Monthy Column: Vitaphone View

Vitaphone View: Sound Without Talking The early months of 1928 saw the transition from silent pictures to talkies ramp up big time. After The Jazz Singer premiered in October 1927, Warner Bros committed to releasing virtually all of its features with a synchronized soundtrack using their Vitaphone s......
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Monthy Column: Silents are Golden

Silent Superstars: The Dapper Max Linder Today, we tend to consider famous folks like Mary Pickford or Charlie Chaplin to be our earliest movie stars. But there were some screen actors and actresses who rose to fame even before they did. One of them was a dapper little man with a silk top hat and al......
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Monthy Column: Noir Nook

Noir Nook: Bad Guy Burr Raymond Burr Raymond Burr may be beloved to millions as the wily defense attorney in Perry Mason or the indefatigable, wheelchair-bound detective in Ironside – but to me, he was behind some of noir’s most memorable bad guys. This month’s Noir Nook takes a look at five nefario......
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Love, Cecil: The Life of Legendary Photographer Cecil Beaton
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Jerry Lewis Vaults Are Opening With A New Movie Set and Museum
(Jun 11, 2018 | Classic Movie Hub)CHRISTOPHER DEVARGASEntertainment legend Jerry Lewis photographed at his home Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016, in Las Vegas.By Peter Larsen, The Orange ...

Jane Fonda to Receive Career Honor at Lyons Lumiere Festival
(Jun 11, 2018 | Hollywood Reporter)The Oscar winner is set for the Lumiere Prize at Cannes boss Thierry Fremaux's classic film festival.Jane Fonda will receive a career honor at this ye...

Jerry Maren, the Last Living Munchkin from The Wizard of Oz, Dies at 98
(Jun 6, 2018 | Vanity Fair)The actor died in a San Diego nursing care facility.2013 Imprint CeremonyBy David Livingston/Getty ImagesJerry Maren, the oldest living actor who port...

Wizard of Oz's Last Surviving Munchkin Jerry Maren Dies at 98
(Jun 6, 2018 | People.com)The last living Munchkin from The Wizard of Oz has died.Jerry Maren, who memorably welcomed Dorothy Gale (Judy Garland) to Munchkinland...


Legend Tribute: Shelley Winters

Happy Birthday to Classic Movie Legend, Shelley Winters, born on August 18, 1920! Some actors make a career by playing it safe. They find a niche; make it work, and stick with it. It’s a respectable, perfectly stable way of making a living in Hollywood. Shelley Winters, however, wasn’t into that....  read more...

Mini Tribute Mae Clarke

Born August 16, 1910, Actress Mae Clarke! Grapefruit anyone??? All kidding aside, actress Mae Clarke appeared in over 115 roles. She is probably best remembered as Henry Frankenstein’s (Colin Clive’s) fiancee, Elizabeth, in the 1931 classic, Frankenstein, and as poor Kitty, who unfortunately...  read more...


Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story – Exclusive Interview with Director Alexandra Dean

Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story Exclusive Interview with Director Alexandra Dean Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story When it comes to women, whether in real life or as depicted in art, there always seems to be a tendency to place them in some sort of dichotomy. They’re either a whore or a Madonna, a b......Read more

Celebrating Judy Garlands Birthday with Her Friend and Confidante, Dottie Ponedel (Exclusive Guest Post by Author Danny Miller)

  Celebrating Judy Garland’s Birthday with Her Friend and Confidante, Dottie Ponedel Judy Garland and Dottie Ponedel always found time for laughs on set. Today marks the 96th anniversary of the birth of Judy Garland, by any measure one of the greatest entertainers the world has ever seen, whet......Read more

FilmStruck: We’re giving away EIGHT Annual Subscriptions in June and July!

It’s a Classic Movie Streaming Celebration! We’re giving away EIGHT Annual Subscriptions to FilmStruck! Now through July 28th! We are so VERY EXCITED to announce our longterm partnership with FilmStruck, the ultimate classic movie streaming service! To kick things off, we have a very special ......Read more

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Classic Movie Events

Paris When It Sizzles
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center (Silver Spring, MD)
Aug 18 To Aug 22
The Pajama Game / Damn Yankee...
Billy Wilder Theater / UCLA Film & Television Archive (Los Angeles, CA)
Aug 18

She Done Him Wrong
Egyptian Theater (Hollywood, CA)
Aug 18

North by Northwest
Paramount Theatre (Austin, TX)
Aug 18 To Aug 19

Blessed Event
Film Forum (New York City, NY)
Aug 18

The Virgin Spring
Gene Siskel Film Center of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
Aug 18 To Aug 20

Rear Window
Paramount Theatre (Austin, TX)
Aug 18 To Aug 19

The Postman Always Rings Twic...
Dryden Theatre / George Eastman House (Rochester, NY)
Aug 18

West Side Story
The Brattle Theatre (Cambridge, MA)
Aug 18
Comedy Shorts Night
Edison Theater / Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum (Fremont, CA)
Aug 18
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Classic Movie Travel Sites

Did you know that there is an Ava Gardner Museum in Smithfield, NC?

The Ava Gardner Museum honors the life, loves, and legacy of one of Hollywood's most glamorous leadi... ..  read more

National Film Registry

Scarface, directed by the legendary Howard Hawks, was released in 1932. In 1932, 0 years later, it was inducted into The National Film Registry. Thank you National Film Registry!
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Grauman's Chinese Theater

Bebe Daniels's, Footprints & Handprints were "set in stone" in Grauman's famous forecourt in 1929. So were Marion Davies, Janet Gaynor, Joan Crawford...  see more