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Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Don Beddoe, actor (1903-1991)

Sam E. Rork, producer (1870-1933)
Charles Laughton, actor & director (1899-1962)
William Wyler, director, producer & screenwriter (1902-1981)
Anton Karas, zither player, best known for… 44 mots de plus

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

The Night of the Hunter: Dawn of the Bogeyman

The Night of the Hunter, America’s premier post-war horror movie is now 60 years old, the film premiered on July 26, 1955. What Robert Mitchum, who played Rev. 953 mots de plus

July 2015


A  film by Charles Laughton, Robert Mitchum

Cast: Robert Mitchum, Shelley Winters, Lillian Gish

This is a cult film at his best. It was a failure when it came out back then and let me tell you that is a mistake years later it got what it deserved people saw it and it became a success. 431 mots de plus


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July 1 in history

69  Tiberius Julius Alexander ordered his Roman legions in Alexandria to swear allegiance to Vespasian as emperor.

1097  Battle of Dorylaeum: Crusaders under Bohemond of Taranto defeated a Seljuk army under Qilich Arslan I. 1 164 mots de plus


The Epic That Never Was...

I finally got around to it.  I dug out the extra DVD that came with my box set of Jack Pullman’s BBC adaptation of I Claudius… 759 mots de plus

Witness for the Prosecution

A DVD review from The Movie Snob.

Witness for the Prosecution  (B+).  This 1957 classic was directed by Billy Wilder (Double Indemnity) and based on a short story and play by Agatha Christie.  159 mots de plus

Written By: The Movie Snob