The Stanford Theatre, Palo Alto Traveller Reviews

Old MoviesThe Tomatometer rating – primarily based on the revealed opinions of tons of of movie and television critics – is a trusted measurement of movie and TV programming high quality for hundreds of thousands of moviegoers. It represents the percentage of professional critic opinions which might be constructive for a given film or tv present.

I’m struck by the portrayal of newspaper reporters within the ’30s and ’40s, starting from cynical and difficult while crusading in the public’s curiosity to sleazy and conniving whereas pursuing a big story for the sake of private ambition. We had a black and white TV in our bed room as youngsters in the eighties/early nineties also. We additionally had the colour TV in the living room, but the black and white TV was really fun to watch as a result of it was a novelty. There is nothing unsuitable with black and white TV’s … Read more

50s Housewife

Old MoviesA latest article argued that millennials do not care about outdated motion pictures. But possibly one film — the proper movie — may change their minds.

Setting that aside, this ballot is kind of ridiculous. I am deeply touched by this sentence from the article writing it up: Less than half of millennials have seen the likes of ‘Gone with the Wind,’ ‘The Sound of Music,’ ‘To Kill a Mockingbird,’ and even ‘The Shawshank Redemption’ — rated the greatest movie of all time on IMDB.” Even tabling that inadvertent punchline of a closing clause, I think it’s protected to say we are not any worse off as a society if a plurality hasn’t seen The Shawshank Redemption.” We’ll be advantageous. Yours is the 1st record I’ve come throughout that’s informative and actual – not simply regurgitating this sorry era’s lame lists of lovable sluts with a coronary heart of gold … Read more

Turner Classic Movies

Old MoviesAfter testing these 25 movies in Videohound, I discovered that there are some gems right here. Most are watchable and entertaining, but to make it simpler for the potential viewer to grasp, these are undoubtedly watchable: Blue Steel, Riders of Destiny, Sagebrush Trail, Winds of the Wasteland, West of the Divide, Angel and the Badman, and McLintock. Adding the cost of shipping and dealing with for these alone (if you will discover them), is $21. This is a keeper.

For un-subtitled motion pictures although, oldies should not a good choice. Its higher to start with newer films that use extra Hinglish. Older ones have language that even I find obscure typically – the Urdu in Muslim Socials or historicals, for instance. The story centers on the ghosts of three previous men who’re decided to help two young people they befriended one Christmas Eve. Non-each day newspapers are holding their very … Read more

eight Forgotten Christmas Films Of The Nineteen Forties

Old MoviesI’ve by no means heard of Saaz Aur Awaaz – in fact until I stumbled across Door Ki Awaaz and Aao Pyaar Kare (pretty lately), I had no concept Joy-Saira did any film together except Shagird! If I discover the DVD for SAA, I will certainly evaluation it right here.

The syndrome is familiar—I suffered from it, and I can only prescribe the remedy that labored for me. I was a baby-boomer who could not care less about previous motion pictures (previous Hollywood films; I would not have known a foreign film if it bit me)—who actively disdained them as nostalgic and decadent. Then, once I was 17 and a university freshman, a pal advised that I go see a film that was playing on campus that night, known as Breathless,” and it made me a movie-individual for all times— apart from one factor. I had no thought what it … Read more

one hundred Best Sci Fi Movies Of All Time

Old MoviesI would add The Uninvited” a movie from the forty’s with Ray Milland. We are talking a big old home on a bluff with views of the sea, a sweeping open staircase, stunning particulars, and many others. The fact that it was the ghost story that set the requirements for the genre provides to the appeal of the movie….

Rebel Without a Cause.” I’ll out myself by saying that I’ve only just lately seen this movie for the first time over the past two years. I remain so shocked by how layered and related it still is. Audiences who’ve grown up with teen movies like She’s All That,” Clueless,” and even The Hunger Games,” which discover classism among the many younger technology in a approach that is instantly digestible but still significant, can appreciate this 1955 classic led by a chic James Dean for its searing portrayal of teen angst … Read more