Warner Archive New Releases

It’s time for a look at the latest new movie releases from the Warner Archive. First up are four films featuring Eddie Cantor: – Strike Me Pink (1936) – Roman Scandals (1933) – Palmy Days (1931) – The Kid from Spain (1932) Also added to the collection are four films featuring John Gilbert: – Redemption…

Downstairs

The change from silent films to talkies had a big effect on many Hollywood stars. For each one that made the transition smoothly, there were many many more who struggled. John Gilbert was one such actor. He was a suave, handsome, performer known as “The Great Lover.” At times his popularity rivaled even Rudolph Valentino.…