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Tag Archives: Technicolor

The Marilyn Monroe and Joseph Cotten Melee in Niagara – Silver Screenings

As it turns out, Niagara Falls is a perfect place for murder. The 1953 Technicolor thriller, Niagara, shows us what a perilous place it is: craggy shorelines, thundering water, a … Continue reading

07/24/2017 · 12 Comments

Bob Hope, Swashbuckler

Swashbuckling movies are always lots of fun, but… let’s face it. Sometimes they’re just begging to be spoofed. Come on – swashbuckling movies revel in men with floppy hair, swishy clothes and … Continue reading

03/30/2016 · Leave a comment

The Rococo Lucille Ball in Louis XV’s Court | Silver Screenings

I’ve never seen Du Barry was a Lady but Silver Screenings obvious affection for it means I shall probably make sure I catch it next time it’s on television. Confession: We … Continue reading

02/11/2016 · 1 Comment