Watch ‘Pre-Code’ Hollywood films on TCM all month

Tod Browning’s “Freaks” Before R-ratings, anti-heroes and gratuitous violence and nudity in mainstream Hollywood movies, there was the Hays Code. As a form of self-policing the industry, virtually ...

Junkfood Cinema: Bob Hoskins, The Little Giant

Last week, the film world lost a giant. Often called The Cockney Cagney, Bob Hoskins was an actor who didn’t just demand your attention on screen, he grabbed you by the throat, turned you upside down, ...

Andrei Rublev, My Fair Lady, The Lost World Screenings

Andrei Tarkovsky's Andrei Rublev Andrei Tarkovsky, Audrey Hepburn, Clara Bow Movies: Packard Campus May 2012 Schedule Friday, April 27 (7:30 p.m.) Solaris (Magna, 1972) An alien intelligence ...

Clara Bow, Andrei Tarkovsky, Audrey Hepburn Movies

Clara Bow, Mantrap What do Andrei Tarkovsky, Edward G. Robinson, Clara Bow, Arthur Conan Doyle, and Audrey Hepburn have in common? Easy. They'll all be featured in some form or other at the Library of ...

Anniversaries: Beethoven Died 185 Years Ago

When Beethoven died on 26 March 1827 in Vienna, he had been ill for over three months, in which time he completed no compositions. It was the culmination of a long string of illnesses; his work was ...

Sony Animation Options Kids Fairy Tale ‘Muncle Trogg’

Sony Animation Options Kids Fairy Tale ‘Muncle Trogg’ Will we see an animated film version of the kids' book Muncle Trogg: The Smallest Giant in the World? Very possibly; Sony Animation has optioned the title. That doesn't necessarily mean we'll see the ...

Alan Tudyk Joins ‘Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter’

Timur Bekmambetov is prepped to begin shooting his bloody fake biopic, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, based off the best-selling novel by Seth Grahame-Smith. Benjamin Walker will get his chance to ...

Alan Tudyk Joins Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

Alan Tudyk will be joining the cast of Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter as Stephen A. Douglas, the man that Lincoln ran against to become the 16th president of the United States. Stephen Douglas was ...

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter Adds Alan Tudyk

Alan Tudyk has signed on for Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter , Variety reports. The film is slated to star Benjamin Walker as Lincoln, the man destined to become the United State's 16th President, who ...