75 Years of Film: 1949–The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad

This is part of an ongoing series exploring history and film throughout the ages by watching one movie per release year from 1941 to 2016. To see the other movies and times discussed so far, click here. And now for something completely different. In order to shake things up, we decided to watch an animated … Continue reading 75 Years of Film: 1949–The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad

75 Years of Film: 1947–Miracle on 34th Street

Yet another classic neither I nor my wife had seen before. After all, how many Christmas movies can you possibly watch every year? I haven't even seen the remake with Mara Wilson. Oh, well, it's the perfect opportunity to watch the film and examine 1947 a little closer. STORY: A jolly old man named Kris … Continue reading 75 Years of Film: 1947–Miracle on 34th Street