December 2015

Happy 2016

Happy 2016

And so another year has gone. I can hardly believe how far my blog has gone in this year. I’ve learned so many things and I’ve met so many fantastic people. Real life might have…


A CHRISTMAS CAROL (full film) - A short version (about 10 minutes) from 1910

A Merry Ghostly Christmas to you

The funniest memory I have about A Christmas Carol comes from my days in Dublin. I worked in a café and one night close to Christmas I and other three Italians were closing the shop…



UNDERWORLD (Try it, you'll like it! Blogathon) A beautifully expressionisnt film, it's considered one fo the first gangster movie

Underworld (Try It, You’ll Like It Blogathon)

This post is part of the “Try It, You’ll Like It!” Blogathon, hosted by Sister Celluloid and Movies Silently, where we write about “gateway films” that might bring non-classic-film lovers into the fold! For all the entries,…


A Rage in Harlem (Chester Himes) The first of the Domestic Harlem Detective Stories, this is a fast pace, slightly surreal haist thriller. Fantaistically realistic language, packed full of action, unforgettable characters. This is one of the best of the series

Thursday Quotables – A Rage in Harlem

“Don’t take them in the house, Digger. I’ll send them out.” “Are they all together?” “All? There’s only two here now. Hank and Jodie.” “Slim ought to be here too,” Imabelle said in a breathless…



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