Saturday, September 29, 2012

CINEMATICOLOGY's Movie of the Day: Topper Returns

Roland Young returns to the big screen in this zany sequel to Topper, in which Cosmo Topper searches for some ghoulishly human suspects on George Kirby's trail.

(via Classic Cinema Online)

Monday, September 24, 2012

CINEMATICOLOGY Recommends: The Sting

The Sting was George Roy Hill's homage to the gangster-style film noir cult hits of the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s and features an all-star cast of characters led by Robert Redford and Paul Newman.

CINEMATICOLOGY's Movie of the Day: High Anxiety

A homage to the Hitchcockian thrillers of the 1940s and 1950s.

Sunday, September 23, 2012

CINEMATICOLOGY's Movie of the Day: Executive Suite

Cameron Hawley's very first novel Executive Suite became the basis for the 1954 film and 1977-1978 television series versions, both of which starred William Holden and Mitchell Ryan, respectively.

(via Classic Movies)

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

CINEMATICOLOGY's Movie of the Day: Knock-Off

Jean-Claude Van Damme and Rob Schneider battle the communists in Media 8 Entertainment's heart-pounding counterespionage thriller Knock-Off. This film was released in 1998 before Media 8 filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection earlier this year.

Monday, September 17, 2012

CINEMATICOLOGY Short Subject: Let's Talk Turkey!

If you're planning a Thanksgiving dinner this November, than look no further than just an easy-to-prepare meal. This Pete Smith Specialty will show you how to cook turkey with homemade stuffing - it tastes as good as any poultry bird can look!

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

CINEMATICOLOGY Snarks the Small Screen: Defenders of the Earth

The environmentally friendly animated television series Defenders of the Earth (DOE) followed the adventures of four King Features comic-strip characters intent on fighting ecological threats on the planet.

(via King Features)

CINEMATICOLOGY's Movie of the Day: Phase IV

Paramount's cult science fiction hit Phase IV is one of the most elaborate, yet action-filled motion pictures depicting insect colonies on other planets.

Friday, September 7, 2012

CINEMATICOLOGY Recommends: White Squall

Jeff Bridges headlines the Ridley Scott film White Squall, released by defunct Largo Entertainment in the late 1990s.

Thursday, September 6, 2012

Monday, September 3, 2012

I'll Be on Vacation Tuesday Through Thursday

I will be taking a short three-day vacation break in Ashland, WI on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday and resume blogging this Friday.

                                                               Happy Labor Day!

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