The Life and Career of Scream Queen Fay Wray

The ultimate damsel in distress, Fay Wray was a popular actress who starred opposite top leading men like Gary Cooper, Fredric March, and William Powell, and was vaulted into iconic status as Hollywood’s most famous scream queen.

Blu-ray Releases for July 2014

Part 1 of 3. This month a ton of great classics will be released on Blu-ray, including a great World War II comedy starring Cary Grant; a small town comedy featuring Gary Cooper; a long forgotten fish out of water comedy starring radio humorist Harry Morgan; an unrelenting crime thriller starring Lee Marvin; and a romantic comedy featuring Anny Blyth as a mermaid.

Blu-ray Releases for July 2014

Part 1 of 3. This month a ton of great classics will be released on Blu-ray, including a great World War II comedy starring Cary Grant; a small town comedy featuring Gary Cooper; a long forgotten fish out of water comedy starring radio humorist Harry Morgan; an unrelenting crime thriller starring Lee Marvin; and a romantic comedy featuring Anny Blyth as a mermaid.

Classic Movies Starring Gary Cooper

As one of classic Hollywood’s most iconic actors, Gary Cooper was the star of many hit classic movies and earned two Academy Awards for Best Actor in his five-decade career. He broke into acting as an extra during the silent era, had a supporting role in William Wellman ‘s Wings (1927), and catapulted to stardom as the lead in The Virginian (1929). From there, he cemented his status as a stoic, all-American and won his first Oscar for playing a pacifist-turned-war hero in Howard Hawks ‘ Sergeant York (1941). … Read Full Post

Cooper’s Will has a ‘Poison Pill’

The late, lamented Jackie Cooper , a Hollywood legend who started as a child star, progressed to become a respected movie and TV director, and is best known to fans … Read Full Post

A Tribute to Gary Cooper

The former silent movie extra and Western star was once the highest-paid person in America. So popular was he that when the studio wanted a new name for a fellow named Archie Leach, they just reversed Gary Cooper’s initials and came up with “Cary Grant.”

Sergeant York Review

‘Sergeant York’ is a sharp-shooting pacifist from the backwoods of Tennessee becomes an unlikely war hero in the true story of Sergeant York and his courage in WWI. Gary Cooper stars in this great classic movie as Sergeant York, wrestling with duty to God and country.

Meet John Doe

Frank Capra film starring: Gary Cooper, Barbara Stanwick and Walter Brennen.