Gone With the Wind, Dark Victory, The Heiress, Casablanca, Roman Holiday, Rebecca, Waterloo Bridge, To Each His Own, In This Our Life, Vertigo, San Francisco, It's a Wonderful Life, Double Indemnity, Captain Blood, It Happened One Night, Jezebel, To Have and Have Not, and many more.
Who are your favorite stars?
Olivia de Havilland, Bette Davis, Clark Gable, Audrey Hepburn, Cary Grant, James Stewart, Vivien Leigh, Errol Flynn, George Brent, Lauren Bacall, Laurence Olivier, Katharine Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, and many more.
Who are your favorite directors?
Billy Wilder, William Wyler, Michael Curtiz, Alfred Hitchcock
About Me: Tell us about yourself/or your love for classic movies
I will be willing to watch any movie before 1967, but am very picky about modern day Hollywood movies. I think modern day Hollywood is inferior to Classic Hollywood by a long shot. I have a somewhat impressive Classic movie collection for my relatively young age. In addition to movie viewing in general I enjoy thoughtful debates about politics, and interpretation of history.
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To view The Wedding Night click here. The Wedding Night was doomed from the start. It was producer Samuel Goldwyn’s final attempt at making the Ukrainian actress Anna Sten into a Garbo-level star, and his persistence had become something of a Hollywood joke. The Wedding Night became known around town as “Goldwyn’s Last Sten,” but […]
To view Phantom click here. It’s that time of year when Nosferatu (1922), F.W. Murnau’s interpretation of Dracula, appears on lists of recommended horror films. The oldest, existing film version of Bram Stoker’s novel, Nosferatu is likely Murnau’s most watched title. It’s eerie Expressionist style was a major influence on the American horror genre, but […]