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They Drive by Night (1940)

US 95m, B&W Director: Raoul Walsh; Cast: George Raft, Ann Sheridan, Ida Lupino, Humphrey Bogart A melodrama, They Drive by Night is practically two movies in one. Joe and Paul … Continue reading

03/31/2013 · Leave a comment

Woody Allen: A Documentary (2011)

US 195m, Colour; B&W Director: Robert B. Weide; Cast: Woody Allen, Letty Aronson, Diane Keaton, Louise Lasser, Leonard Maltin, Martin Scorsese, Owen Wilson An extraordinary and in-depth look into the … Continue reading

03/30/2013 · Leave a comment

Coquette (1929)

US 76m, B&W Director: Sam Taylor: Cast: Mary Pickford, Johnny Mack Brown, Matt Moore, John St. Polis, William Janney, Henry Kolker, George Irving In her first “talkie”, silent film legend … Continue reading

03/29/2013 · Leave a comment

Mary Pickford (1892–1979)

Born: Gladys Marie Smith April 8, 1892 Appearing in over 150 silent shorts from 1909 to 1913, Canadian-born Mary Pickford became known as “America’s Sweetheart”. Her immense popularity during the … Continue reading

03/28/2013 · 4 Comments