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'Paramount Ends the 1940's' - The Paramount Case -- (Week in Review!)

The Paramount Case (Required Reading)

“The 1948 Supreme Court decision in U.S. v. Paramount Pictures, et al, dealt a crushing blow to the Hollywood studios, and effectively brought an end to the studio system of classic cinema. 280 more words

Seminal Cinema Outfit

The Uninvited (1944)

Roderick (Ray Milland) and Pamela Fitzgerald (Ruth Hussey) are a brother and sister from London. They decide to purchase a house in Cornwall after stumbling upon it during a vacation and realizing that it is vacant. 558 more words


The First Movie You Saw in Theaters and Reap the Wild Wind (1942)

Do you remember the first movie you saw in theaters? Mine was The Secret Garden in 1993. I had already seen the 1949 version with Margaret O’Brien and that was my preferred version, so I recall discussing the new film with my sister and deciding that we didn’t like the new version as much. 742 more words

Movie Thoughts

3 things about Allan Dwan's THE RIVER'S EDGE

The River’s Edge

1. Housecleaning attire: Daisy Dukes, skintight blouse, high-heeled shoes with powder puffs on them.
2. He looks at the silver case that contains the money and says, “What’s in the case?” 9 more words

Dial M for Murder (1954) – Textbook Plan

Based on a stage play, Dial M for Murder is like a play exclusively screened for the curtain. Much of the action revolves around the house of Mr. 593 more words