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Tag Archives: Casablanca

Hollywood vs. Fascism | Silver Screenings

Stories about fighting fascists always make for fascinating movies.Look at the legendary Casablanca (1942), for instance, or the low-key but surprisingly tense The Mortal Storm (1940). Like many Hollywood war … Continue reading

11/26/2020

On 75th of ‘Casablanca,’ the ‘Delightful’ New History ‘We’ll Always Have Casablanca’ Tells All – Tablet Magazine

One day on the set of Casablanca, Peter Lorre persuaded a few soundmen to rig up a wire in the room where director Michael Curtiz, much like Claude Rains’ Capt. … Continue reading

02/22/2017 · 3 Comments

Review: ‘Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words’ (2015) | Writing Suzanne

Ingrid Bergman was born on 29th August 1915 in Stockholm, Sweden. She lost her German mother at the age of two, and her Swedish father when she was 13. After … Continue reading

10/06/2016 · 2 Comments

Play it, Sam

Let’s start the week with a classic movie and a timeless melody in a film that stars Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, Dooley Wilson, Claude Rains, and Paul Henreid. Yes, it’s Casablanca.

09/22/2014 · 2 Comments