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The Perils of Pauline (1914, Louis J. Gasnier and Donald MacKenzie), the European version, Chapter 3: The Pirate Treasure

The Stop Button Posted by Andrew Wickliffe on Oct 30, 2017

The Pirate Treasure doesn’t give Pearl White anything more to do than usual in Pauline, despite her playing Pauline, but it’s one heck of an amusing chapter. Villains Paul Panzer and Francis Carlyle (who really ought to be top-billed since they have the most to do every chapter–so far) are walking read more

O Pirata / The Pirate (1948)

Critica Retro Posted by Lê on Dec 18, 2016

O Pirata / The Pirate (1948) Quando você tem dois artistas cujas obras incluem “O Mágico de Oz” (1939) e “Cantando na Chuva” (1952), é fácil esquecer os outros filmes deles. “O Pirata” em geral passa despercebido quando discutimos as filmografias de Judy read more

Prudence the Pirate, 1916, Lost in the Celluloid Sea, the Updated Version

Classic Film Aficionados Posted by C. S. Williams on Apr 19, 2016

Moving Picture World October 21, 1916   Prudence Lost: Prudence is to be admired as a virtue; unfortunately, this particular Prudence is lost. Prudence the Pirate was released on Sunday, October 22, 1916,[1] starring Gladys Hulette, accompanied by the “ugliest pub” in the world, Panthus; the read more

Prudence the Pirate, 1916, Lost in the Celluloid Sea, the Updated Version

Classic Film Aficionados Posted by C. S. Williams on Apr 19, 2016

Moving Picture World October 21, 1916   Prudence Lost: Prudence is to be admired as a virtue; unfortunately, this particular Prudence is lost. Prudence the Pirate was released on Sunday, October 22, 1916,[1] starring Gladys Hulette, accompanied by the “ugliest pub” in the world, Panthus; the read more

Pic of the Day: “The Boy and the Pirates” revisited

The Timothy Carey Experience Posted by Marisa on Aug 20, 2015

I decided we needed some pirate Timothy today, so here he is once again from Bert I. Gordon‘s The Boy and the Pirates (1960). Morgan, that scurvy dog, is relishing the prospect of committing some mayhem upon young Jimmy (Charles Herbert). In a 2006 interview with Classic Images, Herbert menti read more

Prudence the Pirate, 1916, Lost in the Celluloid Sea

Classic Film Aficionados Posted by C. S. Williams on Apr 20, 2015

Moving Picture World October 21, 1916   Prudence Lost: Prudence is to be admired as a virtue; unfortunately, this particular Prudence is lost. Prudence the Pirate was released on Sunday, October 22, 1916,[1] starring Gladys Hulette, accompanied by the “ugliest pub” in the world, Panthus; the read more

Prudence the Pirate, 1916, Lost in the Celluloid Sea

Classic Film Aficionados Posted by C. S. Williams on Apr 20, 2015

Moving Picture World October 21, 1916   Prudence Lost: Prudence is to be admired as a virtue; unfortunately, this particular Prudence is lost. Prudence the Pirate was released on Sunday, October 22, 1916,[1] starring Gladys Hulette, accompanied by the “ugliest pub” in the world, Panthus; the read more

Prudence the Pirate, 1916, Lost in the Celluloid Sea

Classic Film Aficionados Posted by C. S. Williams on Apr 20, 2015

Moving Picture World October 21, 1916   Prudence Lost: Prudence is to be admired as a virtue; unfortunately, this particular Prudence is lost. Prudence the Pirate was released on Sunday, October 22, 1916,[1] starring Gladys Hulette, accompanied by the “ugliest pub” in the world, Panthus; the read more

The Pirate (1948)

Flickers in Time Posted by Beatrice on Apr 19, 2015

The Pirate Directed by Vicente Minnelli Written by Albert Hackett and Frances Goodrich from a play by S.N. Behrman 1948/USA Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer First viewing/Netflix rental Minnelli’s 1948 musical with wife Judy Garland was a notorious flop.  There were reasons for this but there are also read more

TONIGHT! “The Boy and the Pirates” on TCM!

The Timothy Carey Experience Posted by Marisa on Mar 19, 2015

Tune in tonight to Turner Classic Movies as they show The Boy and the Pirates (1960) as part of their salute to Bert I. Gordon today! Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are c read more

Pic of the Day: “The Boy and the Pirates” revisited

The Timothy Carey Experience Posted by Marisa on Jan 15, 2015

Today’s pic takes another look at Bert I. Gordon‘s children’s adventure tale The Boy and the Pirates (1960). Disgruntled pirate crew members Peake (Mickey Finn), Hunter (Than Wyenn) and Morgan do some plotting. Finn and Wyenn were busy character actors throughout the 1950s and 60s read more

Classic Films in Focus: THE PIRATE (1948)

Virtual Virago Posted by Jennifer Garlen on Aug 11, 2014

In the same year that she starred with Fred Astaire in Easter Parade (1948), Judy Garland partnered with Hollywood’s other reigning hoofer, Gene Kelly, in the Caribbean musical romance, The Pirate (1948). Garland and Kelly had already starred together in For Me and My Gal (1942), and they make read more

Classic Films in Focus: THE PIRATE (1948)

Virtual Virago Posted by Jennifer Garlen on Aug 11, 2014

In the same year that she starred with Fred Astaire in Easter Parade (1948), Judy Garland partnered with Hollywood’s other reigning hoofer, Gene Kelly, in the Caribbean musical romance, The Pirate (1948). Garland and Kelly had already starred together in For Me and My Gal (1942), and they make read more

Classic Films in Focus: THE PIRATE (1948)

Virtual Virago Posted by Jennifer Garlen on Aug 11, 2014

In the same year that she starred with Fred Astaire in Easter Parade (1948), Judy Garland partnered with Hollywood’s other reigning hoofer, Gene Kelly, in the Caribbean musical romance, The Pirate (1948). Garland and Kelly had already starred together in For Me and My Gal (1942), and they make read more

Pic of the Day: “The Boy and the Pirates” revisited

The Timothy Carey Experience Posted by Marisa on Jun 27, 2014

Turner Classic Movies ends this month’s spotlight on pirate films tonight with Bert I. Gordon‘s The Boy and the Pirates (1960)! 7 pm Pacific, 10 pm Eastern. Morgan, that scurvy dog, will be very upset with you if you miss it. Very. So unless you’re in the mood for a red-hot poker read more

Pic of the Day: “The Boy and the Pirates” promo still

The Timothy Carey Experience Posted by Marisa on Feb 14, 2014

We celebrate Valentine’s Day by, firstly, wishing Timothy’s youngest, Germain, a very happy birthday! And secondly, by posting this absolutely lovely and relatively rare promotional still from Bert I. Gordon‘s The Boy and the Pirates (1960). It’s Tim in full-on pirate mode, c read more

Lost Film Files #20: Prudence, the Pirate (1916)

Movies Silently Posted by Movies, Silently on Aug 30, 2013

Prudence, the Pirate (1916) Status: Unknown Gladys Hulette gets another adorable vehicle in the form of Prudence, the Pirate. The plot involves a pirate-obsessed young lady who gets out of an arranged marriage by hiring a ship (complete with crew) and proclaiming herself a pirate captain. She then read more

Pic of the Day: “The Boy and the Pirates” revisited (6)

The Timothy Carey Experience Posted by Marisa on Aug 29, 2013

Today we revisit Bert I. Gordon‘s The Boy and the Pirates (1960). The boy, Jimmy (Charles Herbert), meets the pirates, including Morgan, Blackbeard (Murvyn Vye) and Snipe (Paul Guilfoyle). They appear to be skeptical of Jimmy’s claim that there is a genie (Joe Turkel) in that bottle. Vy read more

Favorite things about… The Pirate

The Motion Pictures Posted by Lindsey on Jul 19, 2013

(Image: impawards.com) The favorite film: The Pirate, a 1948 Technicolor musical directed by Vincente Minnelli The synopsis: Manuela has just become engaged to one of the richest men in town, but begrudgingly so. Her heart belongs to a pirate named Mack the Black Macoco, who she has read about in ad read more

Video of the Week: Fairy Tale Matinee: “The Boy and the Pirates”

The Timothy Carey Experience Posted by Marisa on Jan 9, 2013

The first video of 2013 is a rather campy but enjoyable review of Bert I. Gordon‘s The Boy and the Pirates (1960). Our host is a fellow known as The Movie Explorer. Timothy’s pirate Morgan appears several times here, so keep watching. If I had the energy and the resources, I would attemp read more
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