Sunday, September 17, 2017

A TCM Viewer's Guide for the Week of Sept. 18, 2017


TCM is airing a night of films on Friday that were on a recent BBC list of The 100 Greatest Comedies of All Time. Some Like It Hot starring Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon (pictured above) was No. 1 on that list.

Saturday, September 9, 2017

Biography of a Movie Monster: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde


Today, I'm writing about the old Hollywood versions of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. The photo above shows Fredric March as a gruesome Mr. Hyde in the 1931 film.

This article is part of the Movie Scientist Blogathon hosted by Christina Wehner and Silver Screenings.

Friday, September 8, 2017

1001 Classic Movies: The Manchurian Candidate


The Manchurian Candidate (1962) is one of the 1001 classic movies you should see. The political thriller stars Laurence Harvey as a disturbed Korean War veteran and Angela Lansbury as his domineering mother.