Actor: Eric Blore

Counter-Espionage (1942)

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Counter-Espionage is yet another movie I have watched without knowing anything whatsoever about it before hand. This one was chosen purely by its year of release, 70 years ago. I had no idea that this was only one film in a series of films with Warren William playing the detective “the Lone Wolf” or that […]


The Gay Divorcee (1934)

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One of the great joys of living in Tokyo is the number of small theaters that specialize in running classic films. One of them, Cine Vera, is run by a former entertainment copyright lawyer who decided it would be more fun to run a theater. Going to see my last film of 2011, late in […]


Random Quote

“It's a conspiracy, I tell you. The minute you start they put you on the all-American sucker list.”
-Jim Blandings (Cary Grant)
from Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House