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Treasure Island (1934)

Written by Robert Louis Stevenson and published in 1883, this MGM spectacle from director Victor Fleming found it’s way into movie houses forty years after the writers passing at the […]

The Man Called Noon (1973)

Here’s a western that in my opinion tries it’s best to imitate the style and feel of a spaghetti western and kind of succeeds despite the cast and director. None of them being […]

The Wild North (1952)

Leading man Stewart Granger continued his association with the splendor of MGM by appearing in this outdoor adventure filmed in color that offered the actor a departure from the swordplay epics […]

Quick Change (1990)

“What’s so memorable about a clown stealing a million dollars?” Considering that clown is Bill Murray under the make up who has surrounded himself with a winning team of actors […]

A Pair of George Kennedy Telefilms

I settled on spotlighting Oscar winner George Kennedy when Maddy, who I must say loves her classic movies announced a blogathon celebrating the small screen. Kennedy has always been one […]

Now Playing ….. April 25th 1978

Thankfully a Toronto Sun loomed in the distance at a recent hunt though a barn converted into an antique shop. Not sure if it was a hot commodity for collectors […]

Spasms (1983)

For this Canadian low budget production, we find the burly hellraiser Oliver Reed taking center stage with some able assistance from Peter Fonda as the pair attempt to capture and […]

Forgotten Action Titles For the VHS Fan

Every generation has their very own outlet for lower tier flicks aimed at the fans who love to wallow in less than stellar “A” list productions. MGM and the other […]

The Domino Principle (1977)

Generally regarded as a weak film in the careers of all those involved, let’s look at the fact that this Stanley Kramer film allows some heavyweight talent to share the […]

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

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a personal odyssey through film

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

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A Personal Journey Through Cinema & Television

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My perspective on life & Classic Movie Recommendations

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Methodically replaying every game of the 1978 baseball season!

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Looking deeper at the best classic movies

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Movies, Television, Books....Everything Noir

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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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"The only way to get rid of my fears is to make films about them." - Alfred Hitchcock

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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

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

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...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!

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Enjoying mystery, crime and suspense in all media

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Ruth's Old Movie Reviews

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They Don't Make 'Em Like They Used To

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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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Reviews and ramblings

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