The Golden Age of Hollywood

Classic Thrillers (4)

Discussions Replies Latest Activity

What is the film which scares you the most!

Well lets have some fun and remember the most horrific film for us during your childhood. It is not about the best horror film you saw. It…

Started by Redrose139

54 Aug 18
Reply by Patti

The Birds Re-make - ugh

"The Birds (release date 2011) Few details are available about this re-make of Hitchcock’s strangest movie. Naomi Watts is reputedly playin…

Started by Sunny

9 Dec 8, 2010
Reply by Ghosty

The role of women in gangster films...What do you think?

Hellooooo! I'm an A-level film student and i'm writing an essay on the role of women in the gangster films 'The Roaring Twenties', 'Puplic…

Started by Alice Rose

12 Oct 16, 2010
Reply by Alice Rose

The Birds Re-make -- Ugh!

"The Birds (release date 2011) Few details are available about this re-make of Hitchcock’s strangest movie. Naomi Watts is reputedly playin…

Started by Sunny

0 Dec 2, 2009

RSS

TCM Blog

On Dave Kehr and “Movies That Mattered”

When I was in the film program at Northwestern University in Chicago, my peers and I were required to read the works of Walter Benjamin, John Berger, Michel Foucault and even Freud, Jung and Marx. The idea was to apply their theories to the cinema to better understand how film worked, or how it related […]

Making the Leap: Douglas Fairbanks, Sr. and Talkies

To view The Private Life of Don Juan click here. Douglas Fairbanks, Sr. made his last movie in 1934. The Private Life of Don Juan was, quite accidentally, a fitting farewell to one of the first megastars of the movie industry. It wasn’t clear while filming it that it would be Fairbanks’ last movie but […]

The Greatest Early Douglas Sirk: Lured (1947)

To view Lured click here. Writer and director Douglas Sirk is mainly known today for his exquisite technicolor melodramas, such as Magnificent Obsession (1954), All That Heaven Allows (1955), Written on the Wind (1956) and Imitation of Life (1959), his last feature-length film. His work throughout the 1950s, and specifically these four films, are not […]

© 2017   Created by Ktrek.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service