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Tag Archives: Edward Brophy

At some point in January I decided to keep track of all the movies I watch in 2018. Please read that sentence carefully: “the movies I watch” is the key phrase. As a rule, I rarely “go out to see” a movie in theaters anymore because I don’t care too much about new movies. I’ll […]

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There’s nothing better than an old Warner Brothers gangster film particularly if it stars Humphrey Bogart and has a little humor in it. I had DVR-ed King of the Underworld in August and┬ádecided to watch it the other night. I’d seen the film years ago but was happy to revisit it. It’s not a particularly […]

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For a lover of character actors from the golden age of Hollywood such as myself, this clip is like finding the fabled pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. I came upon this the other day when I wrote the post about Hugh Herbert but felt this video deserved a post all its […]

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