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Blu-ray Review: Rapture

Starring: Patricia Gozzi, Melvyn Douglas, Dean Stockwell
Director: John Guillermin
Rating: 7/10

John Guillermin is one of those directors where you might not know the name but you’ve almost certainly seen one of his films. 708 more words

Blu-ray Review

A Frightened Young Woman Becomes a Star: Gail Russell

Actors and directors discuss their memories of the young Gail Russell in the new issue of “Films of the Golden Age” Summer, 2014 $5.90  She was a terrified young woman who was introduced to alcohol to calm her fears and doomed her to an early death from alcohol .   18 more words


Rudyard Kipling's Coming of Age Story Hits the Silver Screen!

Without further ado I give you: Captains Courageous!

I’ve always loved to watch films on Sundays and here is my recommendation for the day: Rudyard Kipling’s Captains Courageous from 1937. 311 more words

Archives - Old Matinèe Films On Sundays

They All Kissed the Bride: Crawford Steps in for Lombard

As 1942 rang in, Carole Lombard had just wrapped To Be or Not to Be and was set to star in a new comedy for Columbia,  425 more words

Joan Crawford


Hud (1963)
★★★★ / ★★★★

Homer Bannon (Melvyn Douglas) owns a ranch on a precipice of change. One of his cows died and he suspects that it might be due to disease. 592 more words

Well, I'm Certainly Not Going Through Life With One Hand Tied Behind My Back. -- James Dean

Movie Quote of the Day - I Never Sang for My Father, 1970 (dir. Gilbert Cates)

Tom: I appreciate your concern. . .but I’m perfectly able to carry on
by myself. As I said, with Gene’s help from time to time. I imagine we could have dinner once in a while, couldn’t we, Gene?

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