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The Court Jester (1955)

The pellet with the poison’s in the flagon with the dragon; the vessel with the pestle has the brew that is true.

Well, this is it folks. 445 more words

The Mark of Zorro (1940)

When it’s on: Thursday, 15 January (5.05 pm)
Channel: Film4
IMDb Link

It isn’t hard to see why they keep making films based on the legend of Robin Hood. 1,291 more words


Young Sherlock

Basil Rathbone, aged c.18? Presumably at Repton?

These photos recently appeared on Tumblr. We have no idea where they originate. But what a beautiful boy he was.

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basilrathbone.net: Rhythm on the River (1940)

There is a wonderful and fantastically in-depth new review of RHYTHM ONTHE RIVER on BasilRathbone.net.


It’s a fun film even if it’s not one of his greatest screen-moments. 19 more words

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Throwback Trailer: The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)

When King Richard the Lionheart is captured, his scheming brother Prince John (Claude Rains) plots to reach the throne, to the outrage of Sir Robin of Locksley (Errol Flynn), the bandit king of Sherwood Forest. 47 more words

Throwback Trailer

It`s All in the Movies with Merle Haggard

I freely admit that anytime I can join my two passions together I usually jump at the chance. Classic film history and great traditional country music. 330 more words

Daily Take

New Year & New Look Blog

Hello all. I’m  the new co-admin of The Baz. And this is  the new magazine-style layout, which I hope you like. It’s designed to showcase a good range of the fantastic array of material here. 61 more words

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