An odious Claude Rains in ‘Sealed Cargo’ (1951)

Sealed Cargo (1951) Directed by Alfred Werker Starring: Dana Andrews, Carla Balenda, Claude Rains, Philip Dorn * Published specifically for The Third Annual Claude Rains Blogathon hosted by Tiffany & Rebekah Brannan at The Pure Entertainment Preservation Society * ¤¤¤ Narrative When War engulfs the world, giant forces are marshalled for conflict. Smashing victories are … More An odious Claude Rains in ‘Sealed Cargo’ (1951)

Classic Film Talk: ‘They Live By Night’ (1948)

Today we reminisce about They Live By Night (1948) Directed by Nicholas Ray Starring: Cathy O’Donnell, Farley Granger, Howard Da Silva * Published specifically for The Noirathon hosted by Maddy at Maddy Loves Her Classic Films * Synopsis An old jalopy is racing down the road with four occupants inside when it suddenly pulls over … More Classic Film Talk: ‘They Live By Night’ (1948)

Classic Film Talk: ‘Affair with a Stranger’ (1953)

Today we reminisce about Affair with a Stranger (1953) Directed by Roy Rowland Starring: Jean Simmons & Victor Mature * Published specifically for the 90 Years of Jean Simmons Blogathon hosted by Virginie at The Wonderful World of Cinema and Laura at Phyllis Loves Classic Movies *   Synopsis Playwright William “Bill” Blakeley (Victor Mature) … More Classic Film Talk: ‘Affair with a Stranger’ (1953)

Classic Film Talk: ‘The Capture’ (1950)

Teresa Wright Centennial Today we reminisce about The Capture (1950) Directed by John Sturges Starring: Lew Ayres & Teresa Wright Premise “Hate can be sweeter than anything.” In the heart of the Mexican Sonoran Desert, a policeman is travelling on horseback searching for a man on the run from justice. The man, who has cleverly … More Classic Film Talk: ‘The Capture’ (1950)

Classic Film Talk: ‘Ice Station Zebra’ (1966)

Today we reminisce about Ice Station Zebra (1968) Directed by John Sturges Starring: Rock Hudson, Ernest Borgnine, Patrick McGoohan, Jim Brown * Published specifically for the Rock Hudson Blogathon hosted by Love Letters to Old Hollywood & In The Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood * Story This film has two parts complete with a … More Classic Film Talk: ‘Ice Station Zebra’ (1966)