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World War I on Film: ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT

Adapting Erich Maria Remarque’s classic novel of the atrocities of war for Universal, Lewis Milestone produced one of the studio’s most expensive, sweeping films—one that resonated deeply with a public still dealing with the aftermath of the great war and mired in severe economic depression. 160 more words

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For Your Consideration: Nov. 7, 2014

One of the year’s most hotly anticipated titles, Christopher Nolan’s “Interstellar,” finally drops today – or, if you’re lucky enough to live near one of the handful of theaters around the country that managed to hang on to their old film projectors, perhaps you’ve already seen it in early release. 749 more words

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All Quiet on the Western Front.

Carl Laemmle (1867-1939) was a German Jew who migrated to the US in 1884. He worked as a book-keeper, but got interested in movies when they were a new thing. 660 more words

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Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Deborah Kerr, actress (1921-2007)
To celebrate the birthday of Deborah Kerr, TCM will be spending the day featuring several of her films:
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Classic Hollywood Birthdays