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The Little Red Gingerbread On Long Lots Road

It’s one of the most recognizable houses in Westport: the red “gingerbread” house at 55 Long Lots Road, just east of Hall-Brooke.

For the first time in 60 years, it’s  390 more words


Svengoolie goals

Official TALES OF FRANKENSTEIN artwork from Leomark

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2018 is the year of FRANKENSTEIN. It’s the 200 year anniversary of the original story by Mary Shelly. 160 more words


The Sunday Intertitle: Another Fine Pyckle

What’s with the mania for replacing the title cards on silent films? The YouTube version above of this early Stan Laurel parody seems authentic, but the version I initially got off the Internet Archive has different, cruder titles and the credits are simplified down to nothing. 333 more words


Thought for Today

“Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn’t know you left open.”

John Barrymore

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Thought For Today

The Third Annual Barrymore Trilogy Blogathon: John Barrymore in Svengali (1931)

Hello once again, classic film fans! I know it’s been a long time since I’ve written a post for you all; as you might recall, I mentioned that I wouldn’t be available to blog much until August 7th as I was enrolled in the  1,410 more words


The Great Man Votes (1939)

The Great Man Acts

The Great Man Votes is a humble little picture which packs alot into it; offering a slice of Americana, taking place in “An American City, 1923”  (well the film tells us it isn’t Boston at least). 692 more words

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