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Film Review: Captain Blood (1935)

Release Date: December 28th, 1935 (USA)
Directed by: Michael Curtiz
Written by: Casey Robinson
Based on: Captain Blood by Rafael Sabatini
Music by: Erich Wolfgang Korngold… 365 more words


Movie Review: The Adventures of Robin Hood  (1938)

Producer: Hal B. Wallis, Henry Blanke
Director: Michael Curtiz, William Keighley
Writer: Norman Reilly Raine, Seton I. Miller, Rowland Leigh
Cast: Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Basil Rathbone, Claude Rains, Alan Hale, Sr., Patric Knowles, Eugene Pallette… 141 more words

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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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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