Category Archives: Drama

The Whisperers (1967)

Dame Edith Evans is nothing short of fantastic as Margaret Ross, an elderly lady who lives by herself in two dumpy rooms.  She was nominated for the Best Actress Oscar. The winner was Katherine Hepburn for “Guess Whose Coming To … Continue reading

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Mine Own Executioner (1947)

Burgess Meredith is excellent as a therapist questioning his own role in life as he tries to help others. He doesn’t have much confidence in his abilities and is about to quit until a woman comes in and wants him … Continue reading

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Strait-Jacket (1964)

I expected a whole lot more considering the talent involved. Joan Crawford puts down her wire hangar and picks up an ax in this William Castle production. The screenplay is by Robert Bloch whose sardonic wit does surface here and … Continue reading

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Skyport (1959-60)

Bland half hour drama that takes place at a small airport in England. George Moon is Ginger Smart from the World Wide Travel Agency. Lisa Gastoni is Pooch an airport official that helps passengers from overseas. September 10,1959 episode: “The … Continue reading

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Hitler-Dead Or Alive (1942)

One for the so bad it’s good file. A man offers a million dollars to whoever can kill Hitler. Three gangsters take him up on it. A new plane takes off flown by Johnny Stevens. Two reporters are checking it … Continue reading

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Hell In A Circus (The Constant Woman) (1933)

The lead actress in a traveling troupe gets the call to New York leaving her husband and son behind. Tragedy awaits all. Get out the hankies. It’s based on a play by Eugene O’Neill. Walt Underwood (Conrad Nagel) owns a … Continue reading

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Maisie (1939)

First in the successful Maisie series with Ann Sothern as a Brooklyn show girl. In this debut she’s stranded in a small Wyoming town and talks herself into a job on a ranch managed by Robert Young. It’s a bit … Continue reading

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