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Two Weeks With Love (1950)

Comedy rules the day in this musical trifle that sees Jane Powell setting her sights on the worldly Ricardo Montalban […]

The Salamander (1981)

In the tradition of an Agatha Christie mystery comes this hybrid espionage/murder tale that sees Franco Nero courting a group […]

Seas Beneath (1931)

Always on the lookout for a great deal when it comes to collecting movies, I recently scored the Ford at […]

McLintock! (1963)

Rather than focus on the naysayers who take offence to this Duke flick and the reasons why, I’m sticking to […]

The Girl From Rio (1969)

The attractive Shirley Eaton kind of returns as Sumuru, a female version of Fu Manchu in this sequel of sorts […]

Purgatory (1999)

Anyone in the room who knows that Randy Quaid played “Doc” Holliday please raise your hands and take a seat […]

The Mercenary (1968)

aka The Professional Gun Long before Jack Palance joined Kurt Russell and Sylvester Stallone in the 1989 action hit, Tango […]

The Public Enemy (1931)

And so an Icon is born. It’s all James Cagney in this early Warner’s feature coming on the heels of […]

Still of the Night (1982)

Alternative Title? When Meryl Met Chief Brody in Hitchcock Land When the dead body of Josef Sommer is discovered following […]

Terror Train (1980)

In the shadow of Halloween comes another slasher film but this one has a few legs up on many of […]

The Ugly Dachshund (1966)

Brando’s pick of the month. According to my little pal Brando, there’s no such a thing as this title would […]

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Hell Drivers (1957)

Saving my personal favorite for the wrap up of ….. Mike’s Take on Stanley Baker Movies ………… Day 12 Some […]

Book Takes ›

Slumming With .... ›

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He Ran All The Way (1951)

When I attended the 2016 TCM Festival in Hollywood, this final film in the career of John Garfield was playing […]

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Killer Fish (1978)

The long shadow of Jaws was a major influence on the exploitation market in the immediate years that followed the […]

Chato’s Land (1972)

“Back off Lawman.” This after a racially charged slur and threat from a frontier town sheriff towards the “half-breed” Chato […]

Live Take ›

Film Books We Rely On

Making her debut on camera for a live take, I am joined by Kristina Dijan who operates the wonderful and […]

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November 2017 In Review

This might be the one month since I’ve started Mike’s Take that I seemed to really slow down in movies […]

October 2017 in Review

Like many film fans, the Halloween month brings forth some fun and scares of the horror genre and this year […]

September 2017 in Review

In between discovering the TV show Impractical Jokers and subsequently watching a series of episodes with Number 1 and 2 […]

August 2017 In Review

Spending 8 days on the road in Alberta seriously cut into my movie watching this month but seeing the Rocky […]

Daily Take ›

Two Weeks With Love (1950)

Comedy rules the day in this musical trifle that sees Jane Powell setting her sights on the worldly Ricardo Montalban […]

The Salamander (1981)

In the tradition of an Agatha Christie mystery comes this hybrid espionage/murder tale that sees Franco Nero courting a group […]

Seas Beneath (1931)

Always on the lookout for a great deal when it comes to collecting movies, I recently scored the Ford at […]

McLintock! (1963)

Rather than focus on the naysayers who take offence to this Duke flick and the reasons why, I’m sticking to […]

Soylent Green (1973)

Food is the driving force of the plot in this bleak futuristic tale from director Richard Fleischer that stars the iconic […]

The Hitch-Hiker (1953)

First and foremost, this Ida Lupino directed feature is a must see for those who haven’t yet taken the time […]

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classic movie views for the classic and not-so-classic movie fan

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Classic Horrors

From silent screen to Halloween, and everything scary in between.

IDENTIKIT

The current online container for the writer Konrad Wardh

Just Hit Play

The Good, the Bad and sometimes Ugly in film

Strother Martin Film Project

What we've got here is failure to communicate

Sophia Riley Kobacker

it's all about the story, possums...

Wolfmans Cult Film Club

Cult, B-Movies, cheesy fun films to Film Noir to classics new to me.

CINESPIRIA

Shining a light on the deep recesses of film history

cinema cities

a personal odyssey through film

Mark David Welsh

Watching the strangest movies - so you don't have to...

Scenes from the Morgue

The Lost Art of Pulp Ads: Film, Booze, Smokes & More!

Film Speech

All things film and television

Diary of A Movie Maniac

A Personal Journey Through Cinema & Television

portraitsbyjenni

My perspective on life & Classic Movie Recommendations

Statis Pro 1978 Replay

Methodically replaying every game of the 1978 baseball season!

4 Star Films

Looking deeper at the best classic movies

everythingnoir

Movies, Television, Books....Everything Noir

Chaplin-Keaton-Lloyd film locations (and more)

by John Bengtson "the great detective of silent film locations" New York Times

Sister Celluloid

Where old movies go to live

Silent-ology

Uncovering the silent era

Canadian Cinephile

"For me, cinema is a vice. I love it intimately." Fritz Lang

Noirish

The annex to John Grant's *A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Film Noir*

Cinema Monolith

Reviews of movies from my giant DVD tower, and more.

Sunset Boulevard

Writings of a Cinephile

The Bogie Film Blog

A Film by Film Affair with Humphrey Bogart

Vienna's Classic Hollywood

Vintage Hollywood films and stars

The Film Authority

You're ten seconds from watching an amazing film...

Once upon a screen...

...a classic film and TV blog

shadowsandsatin

. . where the worlds of film noir and pre-code collide . .

hitchcockmaster

Where Suspense Lives!

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Enjoying mystery, crime and suspense in all media

Silver Screenings

an irreverent blog of old movies

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Comet Over Hollywood

Home for classic movie lovers

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