Monthly Archives: June 2017

Film Noir Review: The Sniper (1952)

“Stop me — Find me and stop me. I’m going to do it again.” Edward Dmytryk was an outcast. Blacklisted as one of the Hollywood Ten, the Oscar-nominated director was jailed for his Communist ties in 1951 and forced to … Continue reading

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Win Tickets to see “TCM Big Screen Classics: Fast Times at Ridgemont High (35th Anniversary)” (Giveaway runs June 30 – July 15)

Win Tickets to see “Fast Times at Ridgemont High” on the Big Screen! In Select Cinemas Nationwide Sunday, July 30 & Wednesday, August 2! ‘”Aloha, Mr. Hand.” Yay! The contest is over and the winners are: Tracy S, George G, … Continue reading

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Two Eves of Film Comedy: Exclusive Guest Post by Author Steve Massa (Slapstick Divas)

Two Eves of Film Comedy Currently in American films there are two female comedy stars – Melissa McCarthy and Amy Schumer. That seems like a bounty as often there aren’t any acknowledged funny ladies, but the truth is they’re always … Continue reading

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“Slapstick Divas: The Women of Silent Comedy” Book Giveaway (June 26 – July 30)

“Slapstick Divas: The Women of Silent Comedy” We have TEN Copies to Give Away in July! It’s time for our next book giveaway! And, I am delighted to say that this time, we’ll be celebrating the women of silent comedy … Continue reading

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Happy Father’s Day to All… Classic Movie Dads and their Classic Movie Kids…

Wishing a Happy Father’s Day to all those Dads out there! And Celebrating the Day with a Quick Pictorial… This is just a simple post with some pictures of Classic Movie Dads and their Classic Movie Kids. I’m sure I’m … Continue reading

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The Pride of the Yankees Book Giveaway (June 12 – July 15)

“The Pride of the Yankees: Lou Gehrig, Gary Cooper and the Making of a Classic” We have TEN Copies to Give Away! “The riveting story behind the making of The Pride of the Yankees is finally being told in Richard … Continue reading

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Those Redheads from Seattle Contest Giveaway (June 5-July 8)

Those Redheads from Seattle, Newly Restored in 3-D! Blu-Ray Giveaway And, now for our next contest, courtesy of Kino Lorber! This time, we will be giving away FIVE COPIES of the newly restored 3-D Blu-Ray of Those Redheads from Seattle (1953), starring Rhonda … Continue reading

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