A Big Thank You to our very talented, knowledgable and passionate Classic Movie Hub Columnists and Contributors :)

Annmarie Gatti: CMH Founder
That’s me…  See all my Articles Here 

Minoo Allen: Contributing Writer and Blog Editor
Minoo does it all! In addition to writing numerous articles for the CMH Blog on a regular basis (over 200 now!), she also oversees and edits contributor blog posts. In addition, Minoo writes comprehensive actor and actress biographies for the Classic Movie Hub website.  See all of Minoo’s Articles Here



Karen Burroughs Hannsberry: Noir Nook Columnist
Karen Burroughs Hannsberry is the author of the Shadows and Satin blog, which focuses on movies and performers from the film noir and pre-Code eras, and the editor-in-chief of The Dark Pages, a bimonthly newsletter devoted to all things film noir. Karen is also the author of two books on film noir – Femme Noir: The Bad Girls of Film and Bad Boys: The Actors of Film Noir. She is a member of the Classic Movie Blogs Association, the Large Association of Movie Blogs, and the Vintage Association of Motion Picture Blogs. She is the mother of two daughters, both raised on a steady diet of classic films. You can read more of Karen’s articles at Shadows and Satin, The Dark Pages Newsletter on Facebook or by following her on twitter at @TheDarkPagesSee all of Karen’s CMH Articles Here

Kim Luperi: Pre-Code Corner Columnist
Kim Luperi is a New Jersey transplant living in sunny Los Angeles. Bitten by the pre-Code bug early, she wrote her undergraduate thesis on the censorship battle of Baby Face (1933) and the two resulting film versions. Kim counts her weekly research in the Academy’s Production Code Administration files as a hobby and has written for TCM, AFI Fest, the Pre-Code Companion, MovieMaker Magazine and the American Cinematheque. You can read more of Kim’s articles at I See A Dark Theater or by following her on twitter at @Kimbo3200 or Facebook at I See A Dark TheaterSee all of Kim’s CMH Articles Here


Contributing Writers

Annette Bochenek: Travel Contributing Writer
Annette Bochenek is an independent scholar of Hollywood’s Golden Age and Travel Writer for Classic Movie Hub. You can read more about Annette’s Classic Movie Travels at Hometowns to Hollywood. In addition to writing for the CMH Blog, Annette also contributes Classic Movie Travel articles for the Classic Movie Hub website.
See all of Annette’s CMH Articles Here

Sara and Cynthia Brideson: Contributing Writers (and Book Authors)
Sara and Cynthia Brideson are avid classic movie fans, and twin authors of Ziegfeld and His Follies: A Biography of Broadway’s Greatest Producer and Also Starring: Forty Biographical Essays on the Greatest Character Actors of Hollywood’s Golden Era, 1930-1965. They also are currently working on comprehensive biographies of Gene Kelly and Margaret Sullavan. You can follow them on twitter at @saraandcynthia or like them on Facebook at Cynthia and Sara Brideson.  See all of Sara and Cynthia’s CMH Articles Here

Danilo Castro: Film Noir Contributing Writer
Danilo Castro is a film noir enthusiast and Contributing Writer for Classic Movie Hub. You can read more of Danilo’s articles and reviews at the Film Noir Archive, or you can follow Danilo on Twitter @DaniloSCastro.  See all of Danilo’s CMH Articles Here

Daniel de Visé: Contributing Writer (and Book Author)
Daniel de Visé is Don Knotts’ brother-in-law and author of Andy and Don, a lively and revealing biography, and the definitive work on the legacy of The Andy Griffith Show and two of America’s most enduring stars. The book features extensive unpublished interviews with those closest to both men. De Visé shares a wealth of new information about what really went on behind the scenes, including personal struggles and quarrels. Click below to purchase the book on Amazon. See all of Daniel’s CMH Articles Here

Gary Lucas: Max Fleischer Contributing Writer
Dubbed “one of the best and most original guitarists in America” (Rolling Stone), Gary Lucas is a Grammy-nominated songwriter and composer, and an international recording artist with over 25 solo albums to date. As a fan of classic cinema, Gary tours extensively, playing live accompaniments to legendary horror films including Dracula, Frankenstein, and Vampyr among others. He has also recently released two classic-related albums: “Gary Lucas’ FLEISCHEREI: Music from Max Fleischer Cartoons” featuring 2015 Tony nominee Sarah Stiles as Betty Boop, and “Cinefantastique,” a collection of themes and incidental music from classic films, ranging from South Pacific to Psycho! You can learn more about Gary at or by following him on twitter @lucasgary.  See all of Gary’s CMH Articles Here

Janelle Vreeland: Silent Film Contributing Writer
Janelle Vreeland is a Silent Film Fan and Contributing Writer for Classic Movie Hub.  You can read more of Janelle’s articles about Silent Film and Chicago history-related topics at Chicago Nitrate or Curtains, or you can follow Janelle on Twitter at  @SpookyJanelle. See all of Janelle’s CMH Articles Here

Josh Kaye (2012)
Josh Kaye was a Contributing Writer for Classic Movie Hub in 2012.  See all of Josh’s CMH Articles Here 

And, last but not least, here are links to our Guest Bloggers and their articles:

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