4 Veronica Lake and Alan Ladd Movies

Though they only appeared in four movies together, Veronica Lake and Alan Ladd were one of the great onscreen couples of the classic era.

5 Classics Releasing on Blu-ray in November

Some of the great classics being released on Blu-ray in November.

4 Classics Directed by William Friedkin

A list of films from one of the great directors of the New Hollywood era, William Friedkin.

4 Classic Movies Starring Norma Shearer

One of the great actresses of the early classic era, Norma Shearer was a pioneering talent who broke the mold during the carefree pre-Code days before settling into a string of prestige films that made her the Queen of MGM.

5 More Classics on Blu-ray for June 2014

Part 2 of 2. Rounding out this month are several limited releases, including a dark Western starring James Stewart; a World War II-set romantic drama from director John Huston; and Charles Bronson’s turn as a taciturn assassin. Also being released are another edition of a sci-fi classic starring Charlton Heston and one of the great rock and roll movies of all time.

‘Master Class’ With Sidney Poitier Tonight

This Sunday, April 22nd, the great Sidney Poitier will be featured on Oprah’s Master Class , a two-week event that will cover his life’s journey from a remote island in the Bahamas to an Academy Award-winning actor. … Read Full Post

A Tribute to Richard Rodgers

He wrote over forty-two Broadway musicals, first with Lorenz Hart and then with Oscar Hammerstein II. Nineteen were made into films which are the core of the great crop of musicals of the “golden age” in the 40s and 50s.

A Tribute to Billy Wilder

A tribute to the great director of “Some Like It Hot,” “Sunset Boulevard,” “Double Indemnity,” and many more.

Oh, Sugar! ‘Some Like it Hot’ on Blu-ray

I probably need to have this. One of the great comedies of all time from one of the great directors of all time is out on Blu-ray for its 50th birthday: Billy Wilder’s screwball triumph Some Like it Hot . … Read Full Post

Tough Without a Gun: The Life and Extraordinary Afterlife of Humphrey Bogart

In this new biography, author Stefan Kanfer appraises Bogie’s film career with an unfailing critical eye, weaving in lively accounts of behind-the-scenes fun and friendships, including, of course, the great love story of Bogart and Bacall.