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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

THE NIGHT OF THE HUNTER (1956)

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

Drama

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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

History

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