This week TCM is playing comedies, dramas, action films, and spotlights of blacklisted names.
These films could be in your attic or basement.Read more "Talkin’ Pictures: 10 Lost Silent Films I Want to See"
“Now, see here Jerry. I’m sorry darling, of course. But, there’s no sense in overplaying it. There’s nothing to it. Oh, come on, snap out of it. It isn’t the end of the world, darling.” ~Theodore “Ted” Martin, The Divorcee (1930)Read more "Movie Trope Thursday: Your Cheating Heart"
Just sit right back and you’ll hear a tale, a tale of a fateful trip.Read more "Riffraff: Horrors of Spider Island (1960)"
One amazing performance can outweigh some unworthy roles.Read more "Today’s Underrated Actor Spotlight: Susan Kohner"
We now get to the time when movies had theme songs.Read more "I Like to Recognize the Tune: Billboard Top 100 in Films (1950-1956)"
Playing this week on TCM, film noirs, epics, comedies, blacklisted writers and actors, and much more!Read more "Weekly TCM Suggestions: 11/13 2017 – 11/19 2017"
When you watch a movie, do you always stay until the end?Read more "Talkin’ Pictures: Why I Don’t Quit During Movies"
“Look, it’s not only the way you are raising the money, it’s the people that are raising it. The All Peoples Party. Barney, half of them are a bunch of Communists, you know that!” ~David Blake, Trial (1955)Read more "Movie Trope Thursday: Dirty Communists"
“He learned almost too late that man is a feeling creature… and, because of it, the greatest in the universe.”Read more "Riffraff: It Conquered the World (1956)"