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#TCM - Medaska's Pick of the Week

Hi Guys….welcome back to my TCM pick of the week….

This week I have chosen a great horror tale….MAD LOVE (1935).   Directed by Karl Freund, an underrated director and master of the camera who was very much responsible for the look and feel of Tod Browning’s immortal DRACULA (1931). 152 more words

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JOURNEY'S END: A War Film Made by Those Who Lived It

The most powerful war movie I ever saw was the least bloody—perhaps because the writer and director had barely escaped the battlefield themselves.

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Throwback Trailer: Mad Love (1935)

An insane surgeon’s obsession with an actress leads him to replace her wounded pianist’s hands with the hands of a knife murderer which still have the urge to throw knives.

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October 8, 2014: Bride of Frankenstein (1935)

Logline: Dr. Frankenstein’s Monster demands that his creator make him a mate.

Review: James Whale’s Bride of Frankenstein is a great sequel to his 1931 original.   212 more words

Horror Films

October 7, 2014: Frankenstein (1931)

Logline: A scientist creates a living being out of corpses.

Review: James Whale’s  Frankenstein is the original and in my opinion, best version of Mary Shelley’s classic monster story.   342 more words

Horror Films

Top 10 Women in Horror Movies #7 Yvonne Orlac

Most memorable American horror movies from the 1930s and ’40s came from Universal and RKO studios.  MGM was known more for its musicals, but it did create on of the former decade’s best movies in 1935– … 410 more words


Mad Love (1935)

Mad Love (1935)

Country: USA

Director: Karl Freund

Main Stars: Peter Lorre, Frances Drake, Colin Clive

Storyline: An insane surgeon is in love with an actress in which he replaced her wounded pianist’s hands with that of a murder. 205 more words