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A Sexy Ghost? The Third Annual Sex Blogathon

Is there anything sexy about a ghost? Can ghosts have sex?  How can anyone fall in love with a ghost? I mean a stranger-ghost. Not like Patrick Swayze, who haunts his wife to protect her. 3,650 more words


Leave Her to Heaven

Film Noir Odyssey

Writer: Jo Swerling

Based on: “Leave Her to Heaven” novel by Ben Ames Williams

Director: John M. Stahl

Cinematographer: Leon Shamroy

Music: Alfred Newman… 1,178 more words

Film Noir

Celebrating National Classic Movie Day with the Five Stars Blogathon

The 16th of May is National Classic Movie Day, and what better way to celebrate this than to write a post on one’s favourite five classic movie stars. 1,383 more words


Night And The City (1950)

Night and The City (1950)

O.K. kiddies The Monkey has a terrific one for you today. It is the superb late Film Noir from England, … 671 more words

Film Review

⦿ Laura -'44. &. Sitting Pretty-'48

   a real gem . . . Gene Tierney,  Clifton Webb,  Dana Andrews  &  a young Vincent Price

. . . . . ⦿ Sitting Pretty… 20 more words


The "bad boy of film stock": The nitrate experience at TCMFF

Watching a film on nitrate has to be seen to be believed. I had heard about the beauty and exclusivity of nitrate for years. It’s been referred to as the “bad boy of film stock” for its ability to allow cinematographers to capture imagery that is vivid and luminous but it’s also flammable which adds to its allure. 1,003 more words