Archive for the 1930-1939 Category

A Hurricane of Howls! A Riot of Roars! (April, 1936)

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Traveling Saleslady (1935) The Vitaphone Corp. :: A First National Pictures :: Warner Bros. / P: Samuel Bischoff / D: Ray Enright / W: F. Hugh Herbert, Manuel Seff, Benny Rubin, Frank Howard Clark / C: George Barnes / E: Owen Marks / M: Bernhard Kaun / S: Joan Blondell, Glenda Farrell, William Gargan, Hugh Herbert, Grant Mitchell, Ruth Donnelly

The Woman in Red (1935) A First National Pictures :: Warner Bros. / P: Robert Florey / D: Robert Florey / W: Mary C. McCall Jr., Peter Milne, Wallace Irwin (novel) / C: Sol Polito / E: Terry O. Morse / M: Bernhard Kaun / S: Barbara Stanwyck, Gene Raymond, Genevieve Tobin, John Eldredge, Dorothy Tree

For the Love of Science-Fiction :: The Laugh Genius of Modern Times (May, 1936)

Posted in 1930-1939, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , , on May 13, 2015 by WB Kelso

 
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This post is part of the For the Love of Film: The Film Preservation Blogathon hosted by Ferdy on Films, This Island Rod, and Wonders in the Dark. This year’s theme is science-fiction, and we’ll be leaning hard toward the “mad science” portion of the genre, here’s an exception. Hope you enjoy, and please click on the link above and donate to help restore the silent film, Cupid in Quarantine. The goal is to raise $10,000. Give what you can, won’t you? Thank you!

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Modern Times (1936) Charles Chaplin Productions :: United Artists / P: Charles Chaplin / D: Charles Chaplin / W: Charles Chaplin / C: Ira H. Morgan, Roland Totheroh / E: Charles Chaplin, Willard Nico / M: Charles Chaplin / S: Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Henry Bergman, Tiny Sandford, Al Ernest Garcia

For the Love of Science-Fiction :: Do You Dare to See It? Not if You Have a Weak Heart! (January, 1932)

Posted in 1930-1939, Movie Ads with tags , on May 13, 2015 by WB Kelso

 

 

 

 

 

 


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This is The Morgue’s inaugural post for the For the Love of Film: The Film Preservation Blogathon hosted by Ferdy on Films, This Island Rod, and Wonders in the Dark. This year’s theme is science-fiction, and we’ll be leaning hard toward the “mad science” portion of the genre. Hope you enjoy, and please click on the link above and donate to help restore the silent film, Cupid in Quarantine. The goal is to raise $10,000. Give what you can, won’t you? Thank you!

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Frankenstein (1931) Universal Pictures / P: Carl Laemmle Jr. / AP: E.M. Asher / D: James Whale / W: Garrett Fort, Francis Edward Faragoh / C: Arthur Edeson / E: Clarence Kolster / M: Bernhard Kaun / S: Colin Clive, Mae Clarke, Boris Karloff, Edward Van Sloan, John Boles, Dwight Frye, Marilyn Harris

See! The Human Icicle! (October, 1931)

Posted in 1930-1939, Vintage News Photos with tags , , , on April 16, 2015 by WB Kelso

 
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Madonna, Goddess, Temptress (October, 1931)

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The Common Law (1931) A Charles R. Rogers Production :: RKO Pathé Pictures / P: Charles R. Rogers / AP: Harry Joe Brown / D: Paul L. Stein / W: John Farrow, Horace Jackson, Robert W. Chambers (novel) / C: Hal Mohr / E: Charles Craft / M: Arthur Lange / S: Constance Bennett, Joel McCrea, Lew Cody, Hedda Hopper, Robert Williams

Sealed Tight — Ever Right! (October, 1931)

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Here Again! To Jolt You from Your Seats! (October, 1938)

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Here, The Dead End Kids (later morphing into The Bowery Boys) make a move from Warner Bros. to Universal.

Little Tough Guy (1938) Universal Pictures / P: Ken Goldsmith / D: Harold Young / W: Gilson Brown, Brenda Weisberg / C: Elwood Bredell / E: Philip Cahn / M: Charles Henderson, Hans J. Salter, Frank Skinner / S: Robert Wilcox, Helen Parrish, Marjorie Main, Huntz Hall, Gabriel Dell

The Lady Objects (1938) Columbia Pictures Corporation / P: William Perlberg / D: Erle C. Kenton / W: Gladys Lehman, Charles Kenyon / C: Allen G. Siegler / E: Al Clark / M: Sidney Cutner / S: Gloria Stuart, Lanny Ross, Joan Marsh, Ann Doran

Drown Depression in this Sparkling Comedy Cocktail! (November, 1931)

Posted in 1930-1939, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on December 21, 2014 by WB Kelso

 
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Caught Plastered (1931) RKO Radio Pictures / P: William LeBaron / AP: Douglas MacLean / D: William A. Seiter / W: Douglas MacLean, Ralph Spence, Eddie Walsh / C: Jack MacKenzie / E: Jack Kitchin / M: Victor Schertzinger / S: Bert Wheeler, Robert Woolsey, Dorothy Lee, Lucy Beaumont, Charles Middleton

Supernatural or Superhuman? Death Creeps in Darkness! Strikes in Silence! (October, 1931)

Posted in 1930-1939, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on December 21, 2014 by WB Kelso

 
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The Spider (1931) Fox Film Corporation / P: William Sistrom / D: Kenneth MacKenna, William Cameron Menzies / W: Barry Conners, Philip Klein, Lowell Brentano (play), Fulton Oursler (play) / C: James Wong Howe / E: Alfred DeGaetano / M: Carli Elinor / S: Edmund Lowe, Lois Moran, El Brendel, John Arledge, George E. Stone

On the Stage! Not a Movie! Direct from the World Institute of Bio-Psychology! An Amazing Presentation of Health and Beauty! Also, SEX! (December, 1931)

Posted in 1930-1939, Vintage Ads with tags , , , , , , , , on December 21, 2014 by WB Kelso

 
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