Five Star Final

Five Star Final, starring Edward G. Robinson and Boris Karloff
Five Star Final (1931) starring Edward G. Robinson, Boris Karloff, directed by Mervyn LeRoy  Five Star Final is a film that stands out primarily due to a great performance by Edward G. Robinson, who plays the part of newspaper editor Joe Randall, who is being pressured by his...
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Limelight

Claire Bloom and Charlie Chaplin in Limelight
Limelight (1952) starring Charlie Chaplin, Claire Bloom, Sydney Chaplin, Nigel Bruce, Buster Keaton Limelight is a truly wonderful film; it swiftly became one of my favorites. In a nutshell, it’s the story of a once-great stage comedian (Calvero, a formerly great tramp clown, played by  Charlie Chaplin), who’s...
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The Swarm

The Swarm (1978) by Irwin Allen, starring Michael Caine, Katharine Ross, Richard Widmark, Olivia de Havilland, Henry Fonda, Fred MacMurray
The Swarm (1978) by Irwin Allen, starring Michael Caine, Katharine Ross, Richard Widmark, Olivia  de Havilland, Henry Fonda, Fred MacMurray Irwin Allen did quite a few disaster movies (The Poseidon Adventure, Airport) that were commercial, if not always critical, successes. The Swarm, in contract, was a flop both commercially...
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All-Star Superman

All-Star Superman, starring James Denton, Anthony LaPaglia, Christina Hendricks and Ed Asner - See more at: http://kitten-kaboodle.com/index.php/site/comments/all-star-superman/#sthash.3RQL3ZbQ.dpuf
Fueled by hatred and jealousy, Lex Luthor masterminds an elaborate plot to kill the Man of Steel — €“ and it works. Poisoned by solar radiation, Superman is dying. With weeks to live, he fulfills his life’s dreams — €“ especially revealing his true identity to Lois Lane...
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The Two Mrs. Carrolls

The Two Mrs. Carrolls (1947) starring Humphrey Bogart, Barbara Stanwyck
The Two Mrs. Carrolls (1947) starring Humphrey Bogart, Barbara Stanwyck  In The Two Mrs. Carrolls, Humphrey Bogart stars as a struggling artist, Geoffrey Carroll, who is (seemingly) happily married — €”until he meets Sally (Barbara Stanwyck). Apparently mentally ill, he returns home, where he paints a picture of...
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My Favorite Brunette

My Favorite Brunette - starring Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour, Peter Lorre, Lon Chaney Jr.
My Favorite Brunette – starring Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour, Peter Lorre, Lon Chaney Jr. Movie review of one of Bob Hope‘s finest solo comedies, My Favorite Brunette, where he plays a baby photographer who longs to be a private eye – and is inadvertently given the opportunity when...
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Superman/Batman: Apocalypse

Superman/Batman: Apocalypse
When a spaceship splashes down in Gotham Harbor, Batman and Superman encounter a mysterious Kryptonian with powers as great as Superman’s. When Darkseid gets wind of this, he has the Kryptonian abducted and brought under his control on Apokolips. It’s up to Batman and Superman to retrieve the...
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The Abominable Dr. Phibes

The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971) starring Vincent Price, Joseph Cotten, Peter Jeffrey
The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971) starring Vincent Price, Joseph Cotten, Peter Jeffrey The Abominable Dr. Phibes is one of the great horror movies, with a great cast, beautiful music, wonderful sets putting the Art Deco style to excellent use and some great acting, where the audience even feels...
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