Boy of the Streets

There are two roles which I will always remember Jackie Cooper for. First, of course, is the role he played in many of the Our Gang shorts. He was kind of the clean-cut, but tough kid...and he was the one with the crush on his teacher, Miss Crabtree. The second role I remember him for... Continue Reading →

The Devil Bat

We’re going to close out our 2012 Halloween series with a film from my favorite of the great horror movie icons...Bela Lugosi. There’s no question that his career had some pretty major ups and downs, but somehow I always find his presence on screen to be appealing. Today’s film features him in a mad scientist... Continue Reading →

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