Saturday, September 30, 2017

Saturday, September 23, 2017

A TCM Viewer's Guide for the Week of Sept. 25, 2017


TCM is airing a night of Dracula films on Sunday. The lineup includes Bela Lugosi in the 1931 Universal Pictures horror film.

Bette Davis and Miriam Hopkins


Today, I'm writing about two old Hollywood films starring Bette Davis and Miriam Hopkins. The photo above shows the two leading ladies in the 1939 woman's picture The Old Maid.

This article is part of The Duo Double Feature Blogathon hosted by The Flapper Dame and Phyllis Loves Classic Movies. This blogathon is all about classic movie stars who appeared in two films together.

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.