HORROR HALF-WEEK, Day 3: The Clairvoyant (1934)

Maximus (Claude Rains) performs in music halls, where he pretends to be able to read people’s minds and takes their money for it. He calls himself “King of Mind Readers,” and he’s made a decent living off of exploiting people this way. But Maximus won’t keep faking his clairvoyance for long. He begins to have … More HORROR HALF-WEEK, Day 3: The Clairvoyant (1934)

Favorite things about… Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House

The favorite film: Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House, a 1948 comedy released by RKO and directed by H. C. Potter. The synopsis: Jim and Muriel Blandings are a Manhattan couple attempting to build their dream house. Fed up with apartment living and the hectic pace of the big city, the Blandings family wants to … More Favorite things about… Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House