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2015 Blind Spot Series: "The Champ"

Hidden under the guise of a ‘down on his luck boxer’ movie lies one of the most vibrant and authentic father/son relationships ever put on film. 480 altre parole

Movie Reviews - C

In short, you know you're a bad judge if... Laurel and Hardy in DO DETECTIVES THINK?  (1927)

Fritzi of Movies Silently, a site dedicated to celebrating silent film is hosting The Shorts Blogathon this weekend.  As my entry I chose DO DETECTIVES THINK? 818 altre parole

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Poverty Row April: The Racing Strain (1932)


This is a post that is a repurposing of an old Poverty Row April post. As stated here I am essentially done with running multi-film review posts. 255 altre parole

Poverty Row April

Film review: One Million B.C. (1940)

Directors: Hal Roach, Hal Roach Jr.. Writers: Michael Novack, George Baker. Starring: Victor Mature, Carole Landis, Lon Chaney Jr., John Hubbard, Nigel de Brulier, Conrad Nagel. 657 altre parole


How Laurel & Hardy Filmed Perfect Day - New Discoveries

Built in 1925, this charming bungalow at 3120 Vera Avenue near Culver City appearing in the 1929 comedy Perfect Day is one of the most popular and easily recognizable of all Laurel & Hardy film locations. 912 altre parole

Silent Movie Locations

Preparing for St. Paddy’s Day

While grocery shopping yesterday,  as  the world would be honoring St. Patrick in one day, I bought corned beef and red potatoes and cabbage. I told my family it would be Irish fare on the 17th, and so my husband picked-up a special horse radish cream he loves with corned beef while driving home from work. 999 altre parole


Hal Roach The King of Blarney

My parents came to live with me a few years ago, and my uncle brought a video tape of an Irish comedian.  It took me a few days to dig out the old VCR so we could watch it.   53 altre parole

St. Patrick's Day