Ladies and Gentlemen,I have been reading previous rounds of "A Game I Play," and it sounds like fun, so I would like to start a round. As I understand it, one person names a film genre or category,…Continue
At my website, I am hosting a blogathon that is all about the Motion Picture Production Code of 1930, the Production Code Administration, Joseph I. Breen, the man who enforced the Code, and the Golden Age it and he produced. Anyone can join and use this opportunity to clean up uncodish classics and write about their own movie ideas. Visit the official announcement at the PEPS website to join: https://wordpress.com/post/pureentertainmentpreservationsociety.wordpress.com/4911. Let the breening begin!
This address is the location of the Hollywood and Western Building, which was constructed in 1928 by Louis B. Mayer for the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America (MPPDA). On July 15, 1934, an amendment was put in place which made a Seal of Approval from the Production Code Administration (PCA) necessary for the release of every American movie. That Sunday…Continue
Below is an article which my sister, Rebekah, wrote for my website. Here is the link to the original post: https://pureentertainmentpreservationsociety.wordpress.com/2017/12/20/ring-the-assembly-bell-here-comes-the-singing-sweethearts-blogathon/. We would…Continue
The Egyptian Theatre had a wonderful event on that Sunday afternoon. It was a beautiful September day in Hollywood, and the courtyard was filled with people who were standing in line, waiting for ice cream sodas. As the soda jerk whipped up the colorful sodas, the patrons listened to the music of a ukulele player, who sang and whistled to his own music. After an enjoyable hour and a half in the shaded, Egyptian style courtyard, the eager…Continue
Ladies and gentlemen, the Pure Entertainment Preservation Society is now making the official announcement of our very first blogathon, the Great Breening Blogathon! It is centered around October 14, which is the 129th birthday of Joseph I. Breen, the head of the Production Code Administration. We like to think of him as the man who made the Golden Era golden. To celebrate his birthday, join us in the…Continue