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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

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