One year, one film: 1927 – It

One year, one film: 1927 The film: It, dir. Clarence Badger starring Clara Bow, Antonio Moreno, William Austin, Jacqueline Gadsdon Rating: Recommended | Highly Recommended | MUST-SEE Of the 1927 Clara Bow releases, two are the most iconic films she ever made: It and Wings. I struggled to choose between the two for this post, the only tie-breaker being that I’d already done a lengthy … Continue reading One year, one film: 1927 – It

HORROR HALF-WEEK, Day 2: The Cat and the Canary (1927)

Annabelle West (Laura La Plante) is eager to learn the contents of her uncle Cyrus West’s will. When he died, he left instructions that his will could not be read for twenty years. The time has finally come for his greedy nieces and nephews — Annabelle, Charlie Wilder (Forrest Stanley) and Paul Jones (Creighton Hale) — to find out what they’ve inherited from the very … Continue reading HORROR HALF-WEEK, Day 2: The Cat and the Canary (1927)