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The Phantom of the Opera (1962)

Following the revival of Universal Studios’ Frankenstein, Dracula, The Mummy and the Wolfman, Hammer Studios, turned to Gaston Leroux’s Phantom Of the Opera, originally published in serial form between 1909 […]

Cabo Blanco (1980)

I like to refer to this movie as “the lost Charles Bronson film.” The first reason I can come up with is that wayyyy back when I was a kid […]

Olivia de Havilland in the 1940’s

Alongside Maureen O’Hara, Olivia de Havilland may very well be my first screen crush. And why not? Her Maid Marion in The Adventures of Robin Hood has to be one […]

Jack Pierce : Make Up Master

This article (before edits or grammar corrections) appeared in the year end issue of The Dark Pages 2013 which featured the film The Killers as it’s centerpiece.   In the […]

River of Death (1989)

While this is along way from screen adaptations of Alistair MacLean’s Guns of Navarone and Where Eagles Dare it does have that straight to VHS guilty pleasure quality with a […]

Phantom of the Rue Morgue (1954)

With the success of The House of Wax in 1953 it seems more than obvious when viewing this 3-D effort that the  Warner Brothers studio was hoping to duplicate the […]

The Invisible Agent (1942)

If I were to be called upon to serve my country as a spy during a world war, I can’t think of a better cover than to be invisible. Sans […]

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

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Home for classic movie lovers

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

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