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Darby’s Rangers (1958)

Subbing in for Charlton Heston who was originally slated to play Col. William Darby in this Wild Bill Wellman military bio, is […]

The End (1978)

Back in the good old days when Burt Reynolds was one of the leading contenders for the industry’s box office […]

Champion (1949)

One of the great things that can happen to a classic movie fan is when your offspring want to see so […]

Miami Blues (1990)

Why have I always been a fan of Fred Ward? That’s easy. When he drifted on to movie screens and for years […]

Ring of Fire (1961)

“I fell into a burning ring of fire.” An appropriate line from the Johnny Cash song to go along with […]

Remembering Robert Osborne

I’ve just received the news that TCM host Robert Osborne has passed away. I guess I’m not surprised as his […]

The Prize Fighter (1979)

A screenwriter could go anywhere with a title like that. A Rocky knock-off. A straight forward drama of a young […]

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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Book Takes ›

Andy & Don

The Making of a Friendship and a Classic American TV Show ……… by Daniel de Vise I guess I should […]

Mad Movie Challenge ›

Experiment Perilous (1944)

The Mad Movie Challenge Strikes Again. Kristina over at Speakeasy has placed this Jacques Tourneur film on top of my […]

Blogathon ›

Virtue (1932)

From Harry Cohn’s Columbia studios comes this fine example of the Hollywood pre-code era when studios would put more risqué topics […]

Wake of the Red Witch (1948)

This film produced during John Wayne’s tenure with Republic Studios not only offers one of the better non western adventures […]

Posse (1975)

The iconic film star, Kirk Douglas, only directed two movies in his lengthy career, the first was a misfire titled Scalawag […]

DVD/Blu Take ›

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 […]

Featured Actor ›

Posse (1975)

The iconic film star, Kirk Douglas, only directed two movies in his lengthy career, the first was a misfire titled Scalawag […]

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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 […]

Monthly Reviews ›

October 2016 In Review

October means horror films to me and I am sure I am not alone with that opinion. That doesn’t mean […]

Daily Take ›

Darby’s Rangers (1958)

Subbing in for Charlton Heston who was originally slated to play Col. William Darby in this Wild Bill Wellman military bio, is […]

The End (1978)

Back in the good old days when Burt Reynolds was one of the leading contenders for the industry’s box office […]

Virtue (1932)

From Harry Cohn’s Columbia studios comes this fine example of the Hollywood pre-code era when studios would put more risqué topics […]

Blow Out (1981)

The word stylish rules the day when viewing this Brian De Palma film featuring John Travolta in the leading role […]

Purple Noon (1960)

The Mad Movie Challenge Strikes Again……… It’s that time when Kristina of the Speakeasy site tosses some titles my way in […]

The Ghost Goes West (1935)

Displaying a charm that one cannot easily dismiss, this proved to be a winning romantic comedy of ghostly proportions from […]

Gladiators 7 (1962)

Swords and Sandals rule the day in this variation on the Kurosawa theme enhanced by the recent success of the […]

Wolfman's Cult Film Club

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Diary of A Movie Maniac

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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

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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

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Where old movies go to live

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Uncovering the silent era

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"I don’t have a moral plan. I’m a Canadian" - David Cronenberg

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

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

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A Film by Film Affair with Humphrey Bogart

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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

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

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Where Suspense Lives!

Tipping My Fedora

Enjoying mystery, crime and suspense in all media

Silver Screenings

an irreverent blog of old movies

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They Don't Make 'Em Like They Used To

Comet Over Hollywood

Home for classic movie lovers

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

Riding the High Country

Reviews and ramblings

Wolfman's Cult Film Club

Cult, b-movies, cheesy fun films and 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

"I don’t have a moral plan. I’m a Canadian" - David Cronenberg

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!

Tipping My Fedora

Enjoying mystery, crime and suspense in all media

Silver Screenings

an irreverent blog of old movies

monsterminions

They Don't Make 'Em Like They Used To

Comet Over Hollywood

Home for classic movie lovers

filmgeek101

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

Riding the High Country

Reviews and ramblings