It?s October, the time of year when
the world realizes it?s OK to watch scary movies every day ? and horror film
fans are right there with suggestions whether you?ve asked for them or not.
This year I thought it would be fun
to share ideas based on horror film subgenres like vampires, witches, ha......Read Toni’s article
Classic Movie Travels: Evelyn Keyes
Best known for portraying Scarlett O?Hara?s little sister, Evelyn Keyes had a lengthy career that extended far beyond her time in Gone with the Wind (1939). Born Evelyn Louise Keyes on November 20, 1916, in Port Arthur, Texas, she was the daugh......Read Annette’s article
“Some guys can sell out; some guys can’t.”
Humphrey Bogart is the icon of film noir. Despite working tirelessly in genres like drama, romance, and comedy, the man affectionately known as ?Bogie? is best remembered for the dozen or so noir films he made between 1940 and his death......Read Danilo’s article
Western RoundUp: Preview ? 2021 Lone Pine Film Festival
The 31st Lone Pine Film Festival ? October 7-10, 2021
After a challenging year and a half, it’s
wonderful to see some beloved aspects of “normalcy” returning here in
the United States.
One such example is the
Lon......Read Laura’s article
TCM host Ben Mankiewicz, grandson of screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz
Among classic movie lovers, the topic of the greatest film of all time is one that always leads to a lot of controversy. I tend to be an outlier when I read such lists. I?m shocked by all the people who call?Vertigo?the best f......Read Danny’s article
Happy Birthday to Classic Movie Legend, Angela Lansbury, born on October 16, 1925! I have a confession: I am Angela Lansbury?s biggest fan. Ok. Maybe not biggest fan, but I am in at least in the 10 percent of Lansbury fandom. It?s no secret to those around me that I adore this woman. I own multiple... Read more...
Born October 15, 1896 Character Actor Melville Cooper! Plump-faced, droopy-eyed, Character Actor, Melville Cooper, appeared in over 100 film and TV roles — playing pompous ineffectual types — blunderers, cowards, thieves, disdainful servants, snobs. Most notably, he played the High Sheriff... Read more...
Lives Behind the Legends: Hedy Lamarr – The Beautiful Inventor
Hedy Lamarr is known as one of the most beautiful actresses to come out of classic Hollywood. She was so alluring, that the looks of animated characters such as Snow White and Catwoman were inspired by her. But He......Read more
Cinemallennials: Casablanca (1942)?
For those of you who are unfamiliar with Cinemallennials, it is a bi-weekly podcast in which I, and another millennial, watch a classic film that we?ve never seen before, and discuss its significance and relevance in today?s world.
In this episode, I tal......Read more
Celebrating Robert Taylor with Author Gillian Kelly
After dedicating 10 years to researching and writing about Robert Taylor, I was delighted to be asked to be a guest speaker at Gage County Classic Film Institute?s 110th birthday celebration for the actor taking place in his home state of Nebras......Read more