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Darkest hour (2018)

first and final thoughts :

it was night time in the big city, Neville Chamberlain was under high pressure in Parliament, locally, medically and internationally, no body could afford another war, he could not afford cancer and morale was needed boosting left, right and center…. 48 more words

Watching 1939: On Your Toes (1939)

In 2011, I announced I was trying to see every film released in 1939. This new series chronicles films released in 1939 as I watch them.  730 more words

Warner Brothers Musicals

This Day In Our Family History

1730/1 – Amos Bishop was born in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States to James Bishop and Elizabeth Clinton

1911 – Clarence William Lunt died… 65 more words

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Jamaica Inn (1939)

An occasional series where I review a randomly selected movie directed by Alfred Hitchcock…

Spoiler warning: these reviews reveal plot twists.

A young Irish woman travels to Cornwall to meet her aunt, but soon encounters a local gang of smugglers… 433 more words


this day in crime history: january 13, 1939

On this date in 1939, five inmates, including Arthur “Doc” Barker of the infamous Barker-Karpis gang, attempted to escape from the federal prison on Alcatraz Island. 73 more words

True Crime

Mama's New Hat

Director: Friz Freleng
Release Date: February 11, 1939
Stars: The Captain and the Kids
Rating: ★★★

‘Mama’s New Hat’ was the last entry of MGM’s ill-conceived ‘Captain and the Kids’ series, which ended prematurely after only fifteen cartoons, lasting only one year. 296 more words

Black And White Films