Monthly Archives: October 2019

Win Tickets to see “TCM Big Screen Classics: When Harry Met Sally (30th Anniversary)” (Giveaway runs now through Nov 16)

Win tickets to see “TCM Big Screen Classics: When Harry Met Sally” on the Big Screen!In Select Cinemas Nationwide Sun Dec 1 and Tues Dec 3 “I’ll have what she’s having.” CMH continues with our 4th year of our partnership … Continue reading

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Film’s First Family – Book Giveaway (Nov)

“Film’s First Family: The Untold Story of the Costellos” We have FOUR Books to Give Away this month! “It is as gripping as an epic novel” – Kevin Brownlow, Filmmaker and Film Historian It’s time for our next book giveaway … Continue reading

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Western RoundUp: Hop-a-long Cassidy (1935) on Location in Lone Pine

Western RoundUp: Hop-a-long Cassidy (1935) on Location in Lone Pine Earlier this month I had a wonderful time at the 30th Lone Pine Film Festival, which I previewed here in September. My seventh year attending the festival was a busy long weekend, … Continue reading

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Monsters and Matinees: How Movies With Dad Spawned A Classic Horror Fan

How Movies With Dad Spawned A Classic Horror Fan It was a moment of serendipity that had me nearly bouncing out of my seat. Classic Movie Hub was looking for stories about “classic sci-fi movies and horror and …” I … Continue reading

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Blu-Ray Giveaway – Ida Lupino: Filmmaker Collection (4 disc set) (now through Nov 23)

Celebrating Women Pioneer Filmmakers!We’re Giving Away FIVE Ida Lupino Blu-Ray Filmmaker Collection Sets! This month we continue our Women Pioneers Filmmaker Celebration with another special giveaway! We are happy to say that we’re giving away FIVE COPIES of the Ida Lupino … Continue reading

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Silents are Golden: A Closer Look at – The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920)

Silents are Golden: A Closer Look at – The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920) The indisputable masterpiece of German Expressionism is The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari–both because it’s a perfect example of the style done right (which was less common … Continue reading

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Noir Nook: Five Things You Need to Know About Guest in the House (1944)

Noir Nook: Five Things You Need to Know About Guest in the House (1944) Guest in the House (1944) is a little-known noir starring Anne Baxter as Evelyn Heath, who has been in the hospital due to a heart ailment … Continue reading

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Silver Screen Standards: Lassie Come Home (1943)

Silver Screen Standards: Lassie Come Home (1943) Hollywood is releasing a steady stream of sentimental dog movies these days, from A Dog’s Purpose (2017) and A Dog’s Journey (2019) to A Dog’s Way Home (2019) and The Art of Racing … Continue reading

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Classic Movie Travels: Hal LeRoy

Classic Movie Travels: Hal LeRoy – New Jersey The Golden Age of Hollywood boasted many wonderful dancers, with some remembered more than others. While often overlooked, Hal LeRoy was one of the top dancers in early Hollywood, often appearing in … Continue reading

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Hollywood at the Races – Book Giveaway (Oct)

“Hollywood at the Races” We have FOUR Books to Give Away this month! It’s time for our next book giveaway contest! This month CMH is very happy to announce that we will be giving away FOUR COPIES of Hollywood at the Races: … Continue reading

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