Archive for Why We Fight

The Three Little “Blitzers” (July, 1943)

Posted in 1940-1949, Vintage Ads with tags , , , , on June 17, 2017 by WB Kelso

 

 

Second Run Showcase :: They Took the Bravado Out of the Mikado! (July, 1943)

Posted in 1940-1949, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , , on June 17, 2017 by WB Kelso

 

 

 

Queen of the Curves :: Vote for Alexis!

Posted in 1940-1949, Vintage News Photos with tags , , , , on March 7, 2013 by WB Kelso

 
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So Brutally Frank! So Shocking! So True! It Sears the Screen with its Life Shattering Story (March, 1944)

Posted in 1940-1949, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on August 8, 2012 by WB Kelso

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
None Shall Escape (1944) Columbia Pictures / P: Samuel Bischoff / AP: Burt Kelly / D: André De Toth / W: Lester Cole, Alfred Neumann, Joseph Than / C: Lee Garmes / E: Charles Nelson / M: Ernst Toch / S: Marsha Hunt, Alexander Knox, Henry Travers, Erik Rolf, Ruth Nelson

For the Love of Hitchcock :: At the Mercy of the Sea — And Each Other! (April, 1944)

Posted in 1940-1949, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on May 18, 2012 by WB Kelso

 

“Dying together’s even more personal than living together.”

 

 

 

 

And in the great Hitchcock tradition, a cameo appearance by my thumb.

 

 
This post is part of the For the Love of Film Blogathon, a new age telethon to raise funds for The National Film Preservation Foundation to help bring The White Shadow (a/k/a White Shadows), an early silent film that a certain master of suspense did just about everything for except direct — assistant director, screenwriter, film editor, production designer, art director, and set decorator, to the streaming masses and help defray the costs of adding a new musical soundtrack.
 

 
There’s no donation too small, folks. So please, click on the link above, wherever you see it this week and give what you can. Thanks. For more information, check out the group’s Facebook page. Big thanks, as always, to Ferdy on Film, The Self-Styled Siren and This Island Rod for throwing such a wide net for contributors. Until tomorrow, then, I bid you all a good ev-ah-ning.
 

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Life Boat (1944) Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation / EP: Darryl F. Zanuck, William Goetz / P: Alfred Hitchcock, Kenneth Macgowan / D: Alfred Hitchcock / W: John Steinbeck, Jo Swerling / C: Glen MacWilliams, Arthur C. Miller / E: Dorothy Spencer / M: Hugo Friedhofer / S: Tallulah Bankhead, John Hodiak, Walter Slezak, Mary Anderson, William Bendix, Canada Lee, Henry Hull, Hume Cronyn, Heather Angel,

For the Love of Hitchcock :: Through 3000 Miles of Terror! Stalking a Power They Must Destroy … Or Be Destroyed! (June, 1942)

Posted in 1940-1949, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , on May 14, 2012 by WB Kelso

 
“This is awful — it’s like something out of a bad dream.
All these people here, isn’t there anyone we can trust?”

“Sure. All of them. But which one?”

 

 

 

 

 

 
This post is part of the For the Love of Film Blogathon, a new age telethon to raise funds for The National Film Preservation Foundation to help bring The White Shadow (a/k/a White Shadows), an early silent film that a certain master of suspense did just about everything for except direct — assistant director, screenwriter, film editor, production designer, art director, and set decorator, to the streaming masses and help defray the costs of adding a new musical soundtrack.
 

 
There’s no donation too small, folks. So please, click on the link above, wherever you see it this week and give what you can. Thanks. For more information, check out the group’s Facebook page. Big thanks, as always, to Ferdy on Film, The Self-Styled Siren and This Island Rod for throwing such a wide net for contributors. Until tomorrow, then, I bid you all a good ev-ah-ning.
 

I’m participating. Are you?

 
Saboteur (1942) Frank Lloyd Productions :: Universal / P: Frank Lloyd / AP: Jack H. Skirball / D: Alfred Hitchcock / W: Peter Viertel, Joan Harrison, Dorothy Parker / C: Joseph Valentine / E: Otto Ludwig / M: Frank Skinner / S: Robert Cummings, Priscilla Lane, Norman Lloyd, Otto Kruger