The Bad and the Beautiful (1952)

This is a movie about the movie business and the not so nice people who make movies. But as the main character says, “Don’t worry. Some of the best movies are made by people working together who hate each other’s guts.” 912 more words

Classic Film Club


Originally published in the Winter 2016 edition of NOIR CITY E-magazine

Back alley bayous and quicksand-seeped quarrels aren’t the typical fodder for classical film noir, but renowned B-director Joseph H. 244 more words

Film Reviews

The Human Factor (1975)

The Human Factor
1975 / Colour / 95 m. / UK
Starring: George Kennedy, John Mills, Raf Vallone, Barry Sullivan, Rita Tushingham, Tom Hunter, Shane Rimmer, Haydee Politoff, Arthur Franz, Fiamma Verges… 1,344 more words

Film Review

Review: Tension

Tension is a classic film noir from 1949, directed by John Berry based on a story by John D. Klorer. Both had great movie careers, but neither did much in the noir genre outside this film. 350 more words


My Classic Movie Pick: 1947's Framed

My sweet mother-in-law loves all things techy and loves gadgets.  I really think my husband and his brother inherited their engineering skills from her!  A couple years ago, when ipads were brand new products on the American market, she bought one.   851 more words


The Allied Artists Blogathon: Dragoon Wells Massacre (1957).

Directed by Harold Schuster
Produced by Lindsley Parsons
Screenplay by Warren Douglas
From a story by Oliver Drake
Director Of Photography: William Clothier

Cast: Barry Sullivan (Link Ferris), Dennis OKeefe (Capt. 837 more words


Remembering Barbara Stanwyck Blogathon: Forty Guns (1957)

Today’s post is part of the Remembering Barbara Stanwyck Blogathon, as hosted by In the Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood. Please head over to that blog to check out some of the other awesome content celebrating the life and acting of one of the great actresses of classic Hollywood! 577 more words