100 New Code Films – #73. “Because You’re Mine” from 1952; “The Singing Soldier”

Today is Friday, so it's time for this week's first article in our semi-weekly series, 100 New Code Film. One of my goals is to eventually see every American Breen Era (1934-1954) ever made. This is quite an undertaking, since around 8000 feature films were made during these twenty years. I like to share these … Continue reading 100 New Code Films – #73. “Because You’re Mine” from 1952; “The Singing Soldier”

The Joe Pasternak Blogathon is Here!

The Joe Pasternak Blogathon is here! This weekend, PEPS is hosting this blogathon in honor of producer Joe Pasternak's 119th birthday, which would have been September 19. The blogathon dates are September 18-20. See the original announcement here. Blogathons are hosted in honor of specific themes, famous actors, and notable directors, but I have never … Continue reading The Joe Pasternak Blogathon is Here!

100 New Code Films – #72. “The Canterville Ghost” from 1944

Today is Sunday, so it's time for this week's second 100 New Code Film article. This is our only series which is published consistently. No matter what, we publish two of these articles each week. The only exception is four weeks this year, in which we must publish only one article to equal 100 reviews … Continue reading 100 New Code Films – #72. “The Canterville Ghost” from 1944

100 New Code Films – #71. “One Sunday Afternoon” from 1948

Today is Friday, so it's time for this week's first 100 New Code Films article. The purpose of this series is to expand my knowledge of the American Breen Era (1934-1954) by watching as many films made during this time as possible. This isn't a difficult task, since my favorite movies are the Hollywood productions … Continue reading 100 New Code Films – #71. “One Sunday Afternoon” from 1948

#AMonthWithoutTheCode2020 Guest Article: “Mini Movie Reviews: August 2020 (#AMonthWithoutTheCode2020)” by MovieCritic

The below article was published on Movies Meet Their Match by MovieCritic on September 6 as her entry in #AMonthWithoutTheCode2020. See the original post here. Hello, friends! Just like I did in July I'm going to be writing a mini review for all of the films I saw in August! This month I joined in on #AMonthWithoutTheCode2020 hosted by Pure Entertainment Preservation … Continue reading #AMonthWithoutTheCode2020 Guest Article: “Mini Movie Reviews: August 2020 (#AMonthWithoutTheCode2020)” by MovieCritic

100 New Code Films – #70. “Cairo” from 1942

Today is Sunday, so it's time for another 100 New Code Films article. This is the second article in this series of this week. In all but four weeks this year, I watch and review two American Breen Era (1934-1954) films which I have never seen before. These twenty years were the time when Joseph … Continue reading 100 New Code Films – #70. “Cairo” from 1942

100 New Code Films – #69. “Too Young to Kiss” from 1951

Today is Saturday, so it's time for another 100 New Code Films article. This is my first article in this series in September. This is the first Code film I watched after ending #AMonthWithoutTheCode2020. It was great to get back to the American Breen Era! I found the break from Code films very depressing this … Continue reading 100 New Code Films – #69. “Too Young to Kiss” from 1951

#AMonthWithoutTheCode2020 Guest Article: “Take 3: The Death of Poor Joe (1901) Review (A Month Without the Code #5)” by Sally Silverscreen

The below article was published on 18 Cinema Lane by Sally Silverscreen on August 31 as her fifth entry in #AMonthWithoutTheCode2020. See the original post here. As Pure Entertainment Preservation Society’s A Month Without the Code comes to a close, I wanted to review a movie that served as the grand finale. Since I found every movie I reviewed … Continue reading #AMonthWithoutTheCode2020 Guest Article: “Take 3: The Death of Poor Joe (1901) Review (A Month Without the Code #5)” by Sally Silverscreen

#AMonthWithoutTheCode2020 #20: “A Pocketful of Miracles” from 1961

August: #AMonthWithoutTheCode2020! #20 – Pocketful of Miracles (1961) Cast: Glenn Ford, Bette Davis, and Hope Lange Production Notes: Director: Frank Capra, Producer: Frank Capra, with associate producers Glenn Ford and Joseph Sistrom, Production Company: United Artists Premise: An alcoholic apple seller receives letters from her daughter at a fancy hotel, making the young lady, who is … Continue reading #AMonthWithoutTheCode2020 #20: “A Pocketful of Miracles” from 1961

#AMonthWithoutTheCode2020 #19: “Bon Voyage!” from 1962

August: #AMonthWithoutTheCode2020! #19 – Bon Voyage! (1962) Cast: Fred MacMurray, Jane Wyman, and Michael Callan Production Notes: Director: James Neilson, Producer: Walt Disney, with associate producers Ron Miller and Bill Walsh, Production Company: Walt Disney Productions, released by Buena Vista Distribution Company Premise: An Indiana plumber and his wife take their three children on a cruise for … Continue reading #AMonthWithoutTheCode2020 #19: “Bon Voyage!” from 1962