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Big Deal on Madonna Street (1958): A Heist Comedy of Errors

4 Star Films Posted by 4 Star Film Fan on Dec 27, 2021

If you need only one scene to be indicative of everything Big Deal on Madonna Street exemplifies as a caper comedy, the opening scene puts it out on a platter, ready for consumption. A shrimpy man with a mustache waits on the street corner as a lookout while another named Cosimo (Memmo Carotenuto) read more

Musical Monday: Road to Utopia (1946)

Comet Over Hollywood Posted by on Dec 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: Road to Utopia (1946) – read more

Top Ten Posts of 2021

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

As the year draws to a close, the Classic Film & TV Café traditionally ends it with a countdown of our ten most viewed posts. We published a total of 52 in 2021. Naturally, the countdown is a little skewed, since those posts that came out at the start of the year will have more views. But that read more

Musical Monday: Road to Utopia (1948)

Comet Over Hollywood Posted by on Dec 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: Road to Utopia (1946) – read more

Wolffianclassicmoviesdigest Posted by Joey on Dec 27, 2021

Whether or not you believe it is the greatest year of all for the Hollywood studio system, the wonder of 1939 is the sheer depth of its bench. On a ten-movie best-picture ballot, the Oscars found no room to nominate such worthy contenders from that year as Raoul Walsh’s live-wire gangster memorial read more

Documentary December Quick Picks and Pans

Cinematic Catharsis Posted by Barry P. on Dec 27, 2021

The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl (1993) Ray Müller’s fascinating documentary delves into the life of pioneering filmmaker/Nazi sympathizer Leni Riefenstahl, who made the notorious propaganda film Triumph of the Will (1935). Now age 90 (at the time of this film), Riefenstahl loo read more

The Shop Around The Corner (1940): A Christmas Love Story

4 Star Films Posted by 4 Star Film Fan on Dec 25, 2021

The Shop Around The Corner samples a Hollywood-style Hungary that nevertheless establishes it as a much humbler, quieter picture than seasoned Lubitsch aficionados might be accustomed to. It’s subsequently one of his best efforts for this very reason. There’s an intimacy to it, recallin read more

Happy Holidays!

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

Merry Christmas to all our readers! We want to wish all of you a very jolly Christmas day and here's hoping 2022 will be a year filled with happiness, good health, and prosperity for you! Make sure you have a box of Lucky Strikes in your house because Joan Crawford just may stop by for Chr read more

BEAT GIRL

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

 BEAT GIRL (released in the U.S. under the title WILD FOR KICKS) is a 1960 British film concerning teenage rebellion and rock and roll music. It is of interest to fans of English fantastic films due to the cast, which includes Christopher Lee, Oliver Reed, Gillian Hills (DEMONS OF THE MIND), Cl read more

Holiday Movie Memories: 3 Favorites from the Vault

Lady Eve's Reel Life Posted by The Lady Eve on Dec 24, 2021

  As time goes by I find myself in a reflective mood on Christmas Eve, often savoring memories of holidays gone by, some long, long ago, others from just a few years past. This year as I perused TCM's Christmas Eve schedule, I noticed that several longtime favorites were in the lineup and read more

Natalie Wood, Olivia de Havilland and Alla Nazimova – Happy Holiday Three-Book Giveaway (Happy Holidays)

Classic Movie Hub Blog Posted by Annmarie Gatti on Dec 24, 2021

“Natalie Wood: A Life” “Olivia de Havilland: Lady Triumphant” &“Nazimova: A Biography”Three 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

Happy Holidays – Free Streaming at Best Classics Ever

Classic Movie Hub Blog Posted by Annmarie Gatti on Dec 24, 2021

12 Classic Movies Streaming at Best Classics Ever! CMH is happy to say that our friends over at Best Classics Ever have made 12 classic movies available for free streaming as a Happy Holidays gift to us classic movie fans! And, of course, they included a couple of my favorites read more

Watching 1939: The Little Princess (1939)

Comet Over Hollywood Posted by on Dec 24, 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

Merry Christmas from Classic Movie Man

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

Merry Christmas from Classic Movie Man   Posted by Stephen Reginald at 11:45 PM Email ThisBlogThis!Share to TwitterShare to FacebookShare to Pinterest Labels: Classic Movie Man, Gene Tierney, Merry Christmas 2021, Stephen Reginald read more

Christmas in Connecticut (1945): Yuletide Cheer and The War’s End is Here

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

Christmas in Connecticut functions as a fine way to cap off 1945, a year full of jubilation and relief for the American public. The war was finally over! Given this context, the setup might feel familiar. A sailor who was shipwrecked out at sea in the Pacific was rescued. Now he’s seeing the read more

Hometowns to Hollywood Posted by Annette Bochenek on Dec 21, 2021

In September 2015, I was invited to co-introduce a film for Turner Classic Movies (TCM) alongside Ben Mankiewicz. I chose to discuss the 1936 film, Theodora Goes Wild, starring Irene Dunne and Melvyn Douglas. I chose this film for several reasons, because I met two significant people when I had scre read more

Black Narcissus (1947): Another Archers Masterpiece

4 Star Films Posted by 4 Star Film Fan on Dec 21, 2021

Under their collaborative umbrella, The Archers, Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger formed one of the most mystifying and extraordinary partnerships within the annals of British cinema history. Black Narcissus is just one of the many enchanting jewels in their collective crown. Part of the accla read more

The tradition of Tom and Jerrys

Comet Over Hollywood Posted by on Dec 21, 2021

The holiday season is filled with traditions, and some we see reflected on film. One tradition I learned about from film is drinking the holiday beverage, Tom and Jerry. In the film BEYOND TOMORROW (1940), three elderly businessmen live together and celebrate Christmas Eve. George Melton (Harry Car read more

An Experience at Montreal International Documentary Festival (RIDM)

The Wonderful World of Cinema Posted by Virginie Pronovost on Dec 20, 2021

The other day, I realized that I hadn’t written anything on my blog for almost five months. And that’s a shame. The main reason is that last June I got a job working in the communication department for Montreal International Documentary Festival (most commonly known as the RIDM. R-I-D-M. read more

Musical Monday: The Christmas That Almost Wasn’t (1966)

Comet Over Hollywood Posted by on Dec 20, 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: The Christmas That Almost read more
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