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Mystery Science Theater: Volume XXVI

DVD review from The Movie Snob.

Mystery Science Theater 3000: Volume XXVI.

The Magic Sword.  (C).  I don’t know, somehow this one just should have been funnier.  363 more words

Written By: The Movie Snob

#170: Trouble In Paradise




Special Features

  1. Audio commentary by Lubitsch biographer Scott Eyman (Ernst Lubitsch: Laughter in Paradise)
  2. New video introduction by director Peter Bogdanovich…
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Peter Bogdanovich

Rathbone and Price Read Poe

A few weeks ago, my wife and I bought The Edgar Allan Poe Audio Collection featuring vintage recordings of a selection of Poe’s short stories and poems by Basil Rathbone and Vincent Price. 439 more words


Hillbillys in a Haunted House

What’s Halloween without a trip to a haunted house, right? Let’s get some creaking doors, plenty of cobwebs, eyes peering out from behind a painting, maybe a skeleton or two…oh and how about some hillbillies? 596 more words


The Monster Mash: Son of Frankenstein

“You have inherited the fortune of the Frankensteins; I trust you will not inherit their fate.”

This was a great pick-me-up after the past two days of disappointments. 1,176 more words


Top Ten Tuesday: 5 of My Favorite Film Villains

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature from The Broke and the Bookish.

This week’s topic is all about villains. I thought I would share 5 of my favorite villains from the movies with you. 307 more words

Top Ten Tuesday

The Mad Movie Challenge ............ The Scarlet Empress (1934)

Madness ….. Mayhem …. and Marlene.

Time for the monthly mad movie challenge with Kristina over at Speakeasy. She’s assigned me to watch one of the Marlene Dietrich/Josef von Sternberg efforts that borders on outright horror prompting one to almost expect Karloff and Rathbone to show up in their Tower of London regalia. 985 more words