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One year, one film: 1925 - The Unholy Three

A note from Lindsey: Welcome to the first installment of “One year, one film,” a new series in which I’ll be highlighting one film that I love from each year over a 40-year period, 1925 through 1965! 386 more words


City In Darkness (1939)

It could have been a good one but it sinks like a stone thanks to the character played by Harold Huber. His manic performance is beyond annoying and makes it tough to stay to the end. 210 more words


RSO adds flair to The Phantom of the Opera

The Phantom of the Opera
Regina Symphony Orchestra
with special guest Rick Friend
Jan. 17
Conexus Arts Centre

Jeff DeDekker
The Regina Symphony Orchestra transformed the Conexus Arts Centre into the city’s largest movie theatre Saturday night with a wonderful presentation of The Phantom of the Opera. 535 more words


Classic horror: Universal's 'Mummy' movies

It’s hard to imagine how a shambling, vengeance-seeking collection of bones and old cloth ever became a horror film sensation.

And yet: The Mummy.

One of the classic Universal monsters, the Mummy might not have the same level of recognition and shivery admiration as Dracula or Frankenstein or even the Wolf Man, but he’s nevertheless a favorite for some of us, inspiring reboots in recent years and cameoing in movies and cartoons for generations. 480 more words


Star Spotlight: Lon Chaney

Lon Chaney

Born Leonidas Frank Chaney
Date of Birth: April 1, 1883
Date of Death: August 26, 1930


  • First credited film: Poor Jake’s Demise…
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Star Spotlight

By the Sun's Rays (1914)

With the clock ticking here at the end of 2014, I’m trying to get ready for “awards season,” watching as many 1914 films as I can in order to better pick the nominations for the… 231 more words