Friday, October 27, 2017

Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961)


Today, I'm reviewing Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961). This science-fiction film about a submarine crew who are trying to save the world from a deadly heat wave stars Walter Pidgeon and Joan Fontaine (photo above).

This article is part of The Joan Fontaine Centenary Blogathon hosted by In the Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood and The Wonderful World of Cinema.

Sunday, October 22, 2017

A TCM Viewer's Guide for the Week of Oct. 23, 2017


TCM is airing a centenary tribute to actor Joan Fontaine on Wednesday. The lineup includes her Academy Award-winning performance in director Alfred Hitchcock's thriller Suspicion (photo above).

Friday, October 20, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

The Making of the Spanish Language Version of Dracula (1931)


Today, I'm writing about the making of the Spanish language version of the horror classic, Dracula (1931). The film stars Carlos Villarias as Count Dracula and Lupita Tovar as his beautiful victim.

This article is part of Hollywood's Hispanic Heritage Blogathon 2017 hosted by Once Upon a Screen. 

Friday, October 13, 2017

1001 Classic Movies: The War of the Worlds (1953)


The War of the Worlds (1953) is one of the 1001 classic movies you should see. This science fiction classic shows a Martian army (the creature in the photo) destroying downtown Los Angeles.

Monday, October 9, 2017

A TCM Viewer's Guide for the Week of Oct. 9, 2017


TCM is airing a two-day tribute to producer/director George Pal on Wednesday and Thursday. The lineup includes the science-fiction classic The Time Machine starring Rod Taylor.

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017