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To Kill a Mockingbird (1962, Robert Mulligan)

The Stop Button Posted by on Jan 10, 2020

During To Kill a Mockingbird’s exceptional opening titles, I wondered how it was possible the film was going to look so amazing yet had no reputation for being some exquisitely, precisely directed piece of cinema. Then up came Stephen Frankfurt’s credit for title design, which kind of dulled my read more

Win Tickets to see “TCM Big Screen Classics: To Kill a Mockingbird” (Giveaway runs now through Mar 9)

Classic Movie Hub Blog Posted by Annmarie Gatti on Feb 10, 2019

Win tickets to see “To Kill a Mockingbird” on the Big Screen! In Select Cinemas Nationwide Sun Mar 24 & Wed Mar 27 “You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view… Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.” CMH continues with our 4th read more

To Kill a Mockingbird: The Casting of Scout and Jem

Classic Movie Hub Blog Posted by Annmarie Gatti on Aug 27, 2018

The Filming of To Kill a Mockingbird: The Casting of Scout & Jem Exclusive Excerpt from “Why to Kill a Mockingbird Matters” Another Big Thank You to author Tom Santopietro for hand-picking another excerpt for us – this time about the casting of Scout and Jem – from his book “Why read more

To Kill a Mockingbird: The Casting of Atticus Finch

Classic Movie Hub Blog Posted by Annmarie Gatti on Aug 20, 2018

  The Filming of To Kill a Mockingbird: The Casting of Atticus Finch Exclusive Excerpt from “Why to Kill a Mockingbird Matters” A Big Thank You to author Tom Santopietro for hand-picking this excerpt about the casting of Atticus, from his book “Why to Kill a Mockingbird Matter read more

Why To Kill a Mockingbird Matters, Book Giveaway (now through August 18)

Classic Movie Hub Blog Posted by Annmarie Gatti on Jul 9, 2018

Why To Kill a Mockingbird Matters: What Harper Lee’s Book and the Iconic American Film Mean To Us Today Book Giveaway Meticulous attention to detail… Readers not familiar with the stories behind the novel and film will find much to relish.” -Publishers Weekly We’re super excited read more

To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)

Flickers in Time Posted by Beatrice on Jul 24, 2017

To Kill a Mockingbird Directed by Robert Mulligan Written by Horton Foote from the novel by Harper Lee 1962/USA Universal International Pictures/Paluka-Mulligan Productions/Brentwood Productions Repeat viewing/Netflix rental One of 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Robert Mulligan made a pr read more

ClassicFlix (Teen Scene): To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)

The Wonderful World of Cinema Posted by Virginie Pronovost on Jun 29, 2017

From March 2015 to April 2017, I was writing the monthly Teen Scene column for the website ClassicFlix. My objective was to promote classic films among teenagers and young adults. Due to the establishing of a new version of the website, it’s now more difficult to access to the old version and read read more

To Kill a Mockingbird–the Film that Spread the Word

Cary Grant Won't Eat You Posted by Judy on Feb 20, 2016

“In surveys asking what one book every civilized person should read, Mockingbird routinely finishes second to the Bible, and in one (if I may go a bit Maycomb on you here) it up and finished first.”  —Charles Leerhsen, Smithsonian I don’t know how to put into words how thank read more

The Complexities of Childhood: To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)

True Classics Posted by on Oct 18, 2015

A belated link to my final contribution to the Childhood Films countdown at Wonders in the Dark–at number four, it’s one of my favorite movies of all time, adapted from one of my favorite books, 1962’s To Kill a Mockingbird: I don’t think it’s too far off the mark to label To read more

To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) – Updated

4 Star Films Posted by 4 Star Film Fan on Sep 27, 2015

Here is one of the rare occasions when novel and film are so closely connected in my mind that I cannot help love Harper Lee’s initial work and its adaptation to the screen. They’re both so timeless in their own ways. Don’t get me wrong. They are very firmly entrenched in a bygone read more

Review: To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)

4 Star Films Posted by 4 Star Film Fan on Sep 27, 2015

Here is one of the rare occasions when novel and film are so closely connected in my mind that I cannot help love Harper Lee’s initial work and its adaptation to the screen. They’re both so timeless in their own ways. Don’t get me wrong. They are very firmly entrenched in a bygone read more

Review: To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)

4 Star Films Posted by 4 Star Film Fan on Sep 27, 2015

Here is one of the rare occasions when novel and film are so closely connected in my mind that I cannot help love Harper Lee’s initial work and its adaptation to the screen. They’re both so timeless in their own ways. Don’t get me wrong. They are very firmly entrenched in a bygone read more

TCM Essentials: To Kill a Mockingbird

Old Hollywood Films Posted by Amanda Garrett on May 29, 2015

TCM will air To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) at 8 p.m. (May 30) as part of its Essentials series. Here's Mary Badham  and Gregory Peck rehearsing their lines on the set. After the jump, I'll detail five things to look for when watching this classic coming of age story. To Kill a Mockingbird ho read more

Classic Films in Focus: TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD (1962)

Virtual Virago Posted by Jennifer Garlen on Apr 13, 2015

To Kill a Mockingbird is iconic as both a literary and a cinematic work, to such an extent that it's hard to say which version enjoys greater acclaim today. The 1962 film adaptation of Harper Lee's enduring story remains widely popular with viewers more than fifty years after its release, and for it read more

Classic Films in Focus: TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD (1962)

Virtual Virago Posted by Jennifer Garlen on Apr 13, 2015

To Kill a Mockingbird is iconic as both a literary and a cinematic work, to such an extent that it's hard to say which version enjoys greater acclaim today. The 1962 film adaptation of Harper Lee's enduring story remains widely popular with viewers more than fifty years after its release, and for it read more

Classic Films in Focus: TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD (1962)

Virtual Virago Posted by Jennifer Garlen on Apr 13, 2015

To Kill a Mockingbird is iconic as both a literary and a cinematic work, to such an extent that it's hard to say which version enjoys greater acclaim today. The 1962 film adaptation of Harper Lee's enduring story remains widely popular with viewers more than fifty years after its release, and for it read more

To Kill A Mockingbird–episode 12

The Old Movie House Posted by Tom on May 23, 2014

Any text in brown is from the screenplay at http://www.script-o-rama.com/  It took a while for things to settle down after the death of Tom Robinson, and the trial, but things slowly returned to normal. The trial had been in the summer, but now it was mid-October, and every kid who could go out read more

To Kill a Mockingbird–episode 11

The Old Movie House Posted by Tom on May 13, 2014

Any text in brown is from the screenplay at http://www.script-o-rama.com/ Now the victim of the alleged rape, is a witness. Mayella Violet Ewell is definitely not the sharpest person around, but she does seem to have a more refined view of right and wrong than her father. But when it comes to tellin read more

To Kill a Mockingbird–Episode 10

The Old Movie House Posted by Tom on May 11, 2014

Any text in brown is from the screenplay at http://www.script-o-rama.com/ The next day all three kids are sitting on the curb of the sidewalk watching all manner of vehicle pass by. They say say “Hey” to this person and that, all the time knowing that something important is about to happ read more

To Kill a Mockingbird-episode 9

The Old Movie House Posted by Tom on May 9, 2014

Any text in brown is from the screenplay at http://www.script-o-rama.com/ That very night Heck Tate, the sheriff for the town, and played very well by Frank Overton, comes over to see Atticus. It would seem that word has spread about Tom Robinson being brought back into town, and there might be some read more
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