This group is dedicated to the great, and not so great, picture palaces that showed all the movies and their stars that we all love. It is a place to share stories of past experiences of going to the movies.See More
PENGUIN POOL MURDER, The THIN MAN series, most Universal horror classics especially BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN
Who are your favorite stars?
Edna May Oliver, Montgomery Clift, James Dean, Elvis. Marilyn.
Who are your favorite directors?
About Me: Tell us about yourself/or your love for classic movies
48, 6ft1, dark blonde country boy. discovered many classic and not so classic film on late night television in the 1970's. Was doing a podcast called RETRO MOVIE CHAT on Blog Talk Radio for a while, but stopped when real lofe intervened. Might restart that project again soon.
To view Perfect Understanding click here. In 1929, after a successful career in silent film and at the height of her popularity, Gloria Swanson was preparing for her transition to “talkies,” the earliest, raw experiments in bringing sound to motion pictures. Her sound debut was in the 1929 drama written and directed by Edmund Goulding, The […]
To view Burden of Dreams click here. “If I abandon this project I would be a man without dreams and I don’t want to live like that. I live my life or I end my life with this project.” That’s how Werner Herzog responded to his investors in Germany asking him if he had the will […]
To view L’Eclisse click here. FilmStruck is currently streaming 11 films featuring Alain Delon as part of their “Icons: Alain Delon” theme and for the next 4 weeks I’ll be spotlighting a few of my favorite titles in this collection. To learn more about the French actor please see a previous post I wrote in 2010 […]