Monthly Archives: December 2017

Announcing our 2018 Year-Long Partnership with Fathom Events: “TCM Big Screen Classics” Movie Tickets Giveaways!

Classic Movie Hub and Fathom Events Partner Again for Year-Long Movie Ticket Giveaways to TCM Big Screen Classics For the third consecutive year, Fathom Events and TCM present TCM Big Screen Classics — a year-long series of 13 unforgettable movie classics shown … Continue reading

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Kino Lorber Holiday (Facebook/Blog) Blu-Ray/DVD Giveaway Contest (December)

Happy Holidays with Kino Lorber! DVD/Blu-Ray Giveaway, Winner’s Choice of 3 Holiday Classics Yay! The contest is over and the winners are: Millie and Javier! Congratulations! Okay, now it’s time for the Facebook/Blog version of our Kino Lorber Holiday Giveaway Contest! This time … Continue reading

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Barbara La Marr Book Giveaway (Facebook/Blog December)

“Barbara La Marr: The Girl who was Too Beautiful for Hollywood” Book Giveaway via Facebook and this Blog Yay! The contest is over and the winner is: Denyse! Congratulations! Okay, now it’s time for the Facebook/Blog version of our of  “Barbara La Marr: The … Continue reading

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Kino Lorber Holiday Blu-Ray/DVD Giveaway Promotion (via Twitter)

Celebrating the Holidays with Kino Lorber! DVD/Blu-Ray Giveaway, Winner’s Choice of 3 Classic Titles This month we celebrate the Holidays courtesy of Kino Lorber! We are happy to say that we have EIGHT classic Holiday DVD or Blu-Rays to giveaway on Twitter … Continue reading

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The Funny Papers: Surviving Holiday Mayhem

  Surviving Holiday Mayhem With These Ladies of Screwball Comedy   Dan (Ralph Bellamy): “I certainly learned about women from you.” Aunt Patsy (Cecil Cunningham): “Here’s your diploma.” (As she hands him Lucy’s break-up letter) In The Awful Truth (1937), … Continue reading

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Classic Movie Travels: Gower Champion, Geneva Illinois

Gower Champion, Geneva Illinois “I use dancing to embellish, extend or enlarge upon an existing emotion.” –Gower Champion When considering notable dance teams throughout film history, it is easy to come up with Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers as a … Continue reading

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Film Noir Review: 10 Classic Films Noir for the Holidays

For many, the holidays are the happiest time of the year. It’s hard to match the euphoric feeling of being with loved ones, exchanging gifts, and doing so to the tune of any number of classic songs. That said, such … Continue reading

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Fritz Lang: The Silent Films Review and Giveaway (December) (12-disc Blu-Ray from Kino Lorber)

Fritz Lang: The Silent Films 12-Blu-Ray Set Review and Giveaway (below) Yay! The contest is over and the winner is: Michael J Lyons! Congratulations! I first became ‘acquainted’ with the silent films of Fritz Lang a few years back when … Continue reading

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Barbara La Marr Book Giveaway (via Twitter in December)

“Barbara La Marr: The Girl who was Too Beautiful for Hollywood” Book Giveaway via Twitter “The silent film community as a whole should be thankful that Snyder was not only up to the task, but has created a work that … Continue reading

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Pre-Code Corner: To Pre-Code, or Not to Pre-Code: What Say You, Brief Moment?

  To Pre-Code, or Not to Pre-Code: What Say You, Brief Moment? Have you ever watched a pre-Code that you felt didn’t quite live up to, well, it’s pre-Code potential? That was me with Brief Moment (1933). Can someone please … Continue reading

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