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Knute Rockne All American (1940)

  Director:  Lloyd Bacon and William K. Howard (uncredited) Starring:  Pat O’Brien, Gale Page, Donald Crisp, Ronald Reagan, Albert Bassermann, Owen Davis Jr, John Qualen, John Sheffield Screenplay:  Robert Buckner       While we’re accustomed to Warner Bros. films … Continue reading

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The Raven (1915)

“The insidious wine weaves strange fancies in his brain…”   Director:  Charles J. Brabin Starring:  Henry B. Walthall, Warda Howard, Ernest Maupain, Eleanor Thompson, Harry Dunkinson, Bert Weston, Hugh Thompson, Peggy Meredith, Frank Hamilton, Charles Harris Screenplay:  Charles J. Brabin, … Continue reading

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Edgar Allen Poe (1909)

  “My God, she’s dead!”   Director:  D. W. Griffith Starring:  Herbert Yost, Linda Arvidson, Charles Perley, Arthur V. Johnson, Anita Hendrie, David Miles Screenplay:  D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods       Synopsis:  A young woman, Virginia Poe … Continue reading

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The Story Of Louis Pasteur (1936)

Director:  William Dieterle Starring:  Paul Muni, Fritz Leiber, Josephine Hutchinson, Donald Woods, Henry O’Neill, Porter Hall, Anita Louise, Raymond Brown, Akim Tamiroff, Halliwell Hobbes, Walter Kingsford, Iphigenie Castiglioni, Dickie Moore, Ruth Robinson, Herbert Corthell Screenplay:  Sheridan Gibney, Pierre Collings and … Continue reading

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Dr Ehrlich’s Magic Bullet (1940)

Director:  William Dieterle Starring:  Edward G. Robinson, Otto Kruger, Ruth Gordon, Montagu Love, Sig Ruman, Donald Crisp, Albert Bassermann, Maria Ouspenskaya, Henry O’Neill, Hermine Sterler, Edward Norris, Wilfrid Hari, Charles Halton, Donald Meek, Louis Calhern Screenplay:  John Huston, Heinz Herald … Continue reading

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