Tags » Movie History

Space Children: Jack Arnold Classic

DATELINE:  1958 Gem

Playing brothers: Johnny Crawford & Michel Ray

One of the great under-appreciated directors of the 1950s is largely forgotten now, Jack Arnold. Among his best known films are… 284 more words

Movie Reviews

History of the Motion Picture:

Scene from The Great Train Robbery (1903), directed by Edwin S. Porter.
From a private collection

History of the motion picture, history of cinema from the 19th century to the present. 238 more words


Last Days of Warner Oland: On Anniversary of Death

DATELINE: Charlie Chan & Curry College

Oland in character

Ten years ago a little documentary biography was put together on actor Warner Oland. It can be found online. 340 more words

Movie Reviews

Movie Review: War for the Planet of the Apes

War for the Planet of the Apes

Cast: Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson, Steve Zahn

Director: Matt Reeves

Rating: 10/10

15 years set after the first movie, the Simian flu has spread and devolved thousands of humans-causing to be mute. 816 more words


Bob Hope Takes Sweden

DATELINE: Long in the Tooth?

In 1965 Bob Hope was still wise-cracking his way through movies, but he was mostly a TV star by then, or his popularity among young people was nearly at its nadir over his political stand on Vietnam, defending soldiers. 236 more words

Movie Reviews

This Day in Movie History – July 22nd, 1983 – Jaws 3D Released

The third feature film in a series that was a premiere blockbuster was released on this day in movie history.

Jaws 3D was the third film in the Jaws series that began in the 1970s. 100 more words

Movie History

Long Live King Kong

 DATELINE:  Still Kicking 85 Years Later

If you want to be enchanted and taken back to childhood, the little documentary on the history of King Kong… 268 more words

Movie Reviews