June 2015 in Film

Happy July 1, fellow movie buffs! With the sixth month of 2015 having passed us, let’s take a look at what I watched throughout June. New-to-me viewings: 19 Re-watches: 7 Total for June: 26 Total for 2015, so far: 160 The new-to-me list: San Andreas (2015) Noose for a Gunman (1960) Born to Kill (1947) Stranger on… Read More June 2015 in Film

One year, one film: 1936 – The Petrified Forest

One year, one film: 1936 The film: The Petrified Forest, dir. Archie Mayo starring Bette Davis, Leslie Howard, Humphrey Bogart Rating: Recommended | Highly Recommended | MUST-SEE Bette Davis stars in The Petrified Forest as Gabrielle Maple, a young woman living in Arizona. Along with her father and grandfather, she helps run a gas station/diner on an… Read More One year, one film: 1936 – The Petrified Forest

The Classic Movie History Project, 2015: ‘For Me and My Gal’ as Wartime Cinema

Note: This post will contain some spoilers. Read with caution if you’ve never seen For Me and My Gal. Additionally, this post was written for The Classic Movie History Project blogathon. For more information on this blogathon, see the end of the post! With World War II looming heavily over every aspect of American life… Read More The Classic Movie History Project, 2015: ‘For Me and My Gal’ as Wartime Cinema