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“Hitchcock and the Censors” & “Alfred Hitchcock: The Legacy of Victorianism” – Book Giveaway (Oct)

Classic Movie Hub Blog Posted by Annmarie Gatti on Sep 28, 2021

“Hitchcock and the Censors” &“Alfred Hitchcock: The Legacy of Victorianism”Two Hitch Books for Two Lucky Winners! CMH is happy to announce our next Classic Movie Book Giveaway as part of our partnership with University Press of Kentucky! This time, we’ll be celebrating read more

Musical Monday: High School Hero (1946)

Comet Over Hollywood Posted by on Sep 27, 2021

It’s no secret that the Hollywood Comet loves musicals. In 2010, I revealed I had seen 400 movie musicals over the course of eight years. Now that number is over 600. To celebrate and share this musical love, here is my weekly feature about musicals. This week’s musical: High School Hero (1946) read more

Juggernaut Narrowly Avoids Submersion

Classic Film & TV Cafe Posted by Rick29 on Sep 27, 2021

Richard Harris as Fallon. Made during the 1970s disaster movie craze, Juggernaut (1974) replicates the ocean liner setting from the earlier Poseidon Adventure, but adds a twist. What if there was a bomb on board--seven of them, to be precise--and a limited amount of time to defuse them? read more

Hometowns to Hollywood Posted by Annette Bochenek on Sep 26, 2021

It is no surprise that Alfred Hitchcock remains the master of suspense. An expert in the craft of directing some of the finest thrillers in a tasteful, artistic way, there is much to unpack and study in his many films. Paula Marantz Cohen’s Alfred Hitchcock: The Legacy of Victorianism delves read more

Hometowns to Hollywood Posted by Annette Bochenek on Sep 26, 2021

While working to bring some of the most iconic suspense films to the screen, it is no surprise that Alfred Hitchcock would have faced many challenges with the censors. His conflicts with censors were nothing new to the industry; with the the Hays Code steadfastly in place, artists had to be especial read more

ZOMBIES OF MORA TAU On Blu-ray From Arrow

The Hitless Wonder Movie Blog Posted by Dan Day, Jr. on Sep 26, 2021

 Another movie from the COLD WAR CREATURES: FOUR FILMS FROM SAM KATZMAN Blu-ray set from Arrow Video. This one is ZOMBIES OF MORA TAU, a 1957 tale of the walking dead directed by Edward Cahn. Somewhere off the coast of Africa, a group of treasure hunters searches for a safe filled with dia read more

Hometowns to Hollywood Posted by Annette Bochenek on Sep 25, 2021

While the days of the old studio system in Hollywood are long gone, changes continue to take place in the film industry time and again. One such example is the history of Paramount Pictures, a former studio giant. Paramount’s output boasts some of the most beloved films in Hollywood history, f read more

CREATURE WITH THE ATOM BRAIN On Blu-ray From Arrow

The Hitless Wonder Movie Blog Posted by Dan Day, Jr. on Sep 25, 2021

 The first film included in Arrow's COLD WAR CREATURES: FOUR FILMS FROM SAM KATZMAN Blu-ray box set that I will be writing a blog post on is CREATURE WITH THE ATOM BRAIN (1955).Mr. Evelyn Ankers, aka Richard Denning, stars as Chet Walker, the head of a police lab in a large U.S. city. Walker in read more

The Loves of Joanna Godden ( 1947 )

Silver Scenes - A Blog for Classic Film Lovers Posted by The Metzinger Sisters on Sep 25, 2021

"I'll run the farm myself....A farm can't have two masters"Joanna Godden ( Googie Withers ) is a determined woman. After the death of her father, the townsfolk of Romney Marsh assumed that she would marry her childhood friend and neighbor-farmer Arthur ( John McCallum ), and join her father's farm w read more

The Epic of Everest

Cinematic Catharsis Posted by Barry P. on Sep 24, 2021

(1924) Written and directed by Captain John Noel; Available on Blu-ray and DVD Rating: *****  “To us Everest was but a mountain – a thing of rock and ice and snow. To the Tibetans she was more – she was what they named her, ‘Chomolungma,’ ‘Goddess Mother of read more

THE 8TH ANNUAL RULE BRITANNIA BLOGATHON: The Lavender Hill Mob, 1951

Caftan Woman Posted by on Sep 24, 2021

A Shroud of Thoughts is the place to be this weekend for the 8th Annual Rule Britannia Blogathon courtesy of our host, Terence Towles Canote. My contribution is a look at the old favourite from Ealing, The Lavender Hill Mob, 1951."The events and characters portrayed in this film are fictitious and a read more

The Sinister Man ( 1961 ) - An Edgar Wallace Mystery

Silver Scenes - A Blog for Classic Film Lovers Posted by The Metzinger Sisters on Sep 24, 2021

The body of an Oxford professor is found floating in the Thames and Scotland Yard investigator Superindentant Wells ( John Bentley ) is on the job to solve the mystery. The professor was an archeologist assigned to translate a set of three ancient tablet fragments known as the Kytang Wafers. The pro read more

James Stewart decides to “Call Northside 777”

Classic Movie Man Posted by Stephen Reginald on Sep 24, 2021

James Stewart decides to “Call Northside 777” Call Northside 777 (1948) is a docudrama directed by Henry Hathaway and starring James Stewart, Richard Conte, Lee J. Cobb, and Helen Walker. The film is based on articles in the Chicago Daily Times.P.J. McNeal (Stewart), a rep read more

The Impossibly Difficult Name that Movie Game

Silver Scenes - A Blog for Classic Film Lovers Posted by The Metzinger Sisters on Sep 23, 2021

 Soldiers playing toy soldiers...or, as it is officially termed, "strategic planning". Can you recognize these beautiful uniforms and thereby identify the film this screenshot is from? It's a tricky one! As always, if you are not familiar with the rules of the game or the prize, simply click he read more

WORLD CINEMA: Charlotte and Her Boyfriend (1958)

The Old Hollywood Garden Posted by Carol Martinheira on Sep 23, 2021

WORLD CINEMA: Charlotte and Her Boyfriend (1958) On September 23, 2021 By CarolIn Uncategorized Granted, it’s a 12-minute short so we don’t get to look at Jean-Paul Belmondo for as long as we’d like. Granted, his voice is dubbed by director Jean-Lu read more

Sweet Bird of Youth (1962): Paul Newman and Geraldine Page

4 Star Films Posted by 4 Star Film Fan on Sep 23, 2021

“I like you. You’re a nice monster.” – Chance Wayne “Well, I was born a monster.” – Alexandra Del Lago In this interchange between Paul Newman and Geraldine Page, I couldn’t help adding my own connotations. Alexandra Del Lago was born a monster. Chanc read more

Film Noir Review: The Harder They Fall (1956)

Classic Movie Hub Blog Posted by Danilo Castro on Sep 23, 2021

“Some guys can sell out; some guys can’t.” Humphrey Bogart is the icon of film noir. Despite working tirelessly in genres like drama, romance, and comedy, the man affectionately known as “Bogie” is best remembered for the dozen or so noir films he made between 1940 and his death read more

Watching 1939: Boys’ Reformatory (1939)

Comet Over Hollywood Posted by on Sep 23, 2021

In 2011, I announced I was trying to see every film released in 1939. This new series chronicles films released in 1939 as I watch them. As we start out this blog feature, this section may become more concrete as I search for a common thread that runs throughout each film of the year. Right now, th read more

Talking about Clerks

Cary Grant Won't Eat You Posted by Judy on Sep 23, 2021

My friends Brian Wilkins and Mike Gutierrez and I chat about that classic cult film and workplace comedy. Listen in! read more

Hometowns to Hollywood Posted by Annette Bochenek on Sep 23, 2021

There is nothing quite like seeing a movie on the big screen–let alone a double feature that celebrates one of the greatest actors of all time in a venue that is particularly special and appealing. In the case of Heartland International Film Festival (HIFF), Jimmy Stewart is a a staple in thei read more
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