1937

New Chaplin Film "Communistic" - Nazi Prohibition originally published in the Manchester Guardian, February 17, 1936

New Chaplin Film “Communistic” – Nazi Prohibition

New Chaplin Film “Communistic” – Nazi Prohibition originally published in the Manchester Guardian, February 17, 1936 Berlin, February 17 Charlie Chaplin‘s new film, “Modern Times” has been prohibited in Germany. Reuter was informed at the Propaganda Ministry this afternoon that there was at present no prospect that the picture would be shown in this country. […]

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A Day at the Races (1937) starring the Marx Brothers (Groucho, Chico, Harpo), Margaret Dumont, Allen Jenkins

A Day at the Races, starring the Marx Brothers

A Day at the Races (1937) starring the Marx Brothers (Groucho, Chico, Harpo), Margaret Dumont, Allen Jenkins Synopsis for A Day at the Races Doctor Hugo Hackenbush, Tony, and Stuffy try to save Judy’s sanitarium by winning a big race with Gil’s horse.  A very funny film, with several hilarious moments.  Some say it’s the last […]

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Way Out West movie poster, starring Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy

Way Out West

Way Out West (1937) starring Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, James Finlayson Way Out West is one of my favorite Laurel and Hardy films, for several reasons.  It moves at a good pace, with lots of comedy both verbal and slapstick.  The film’s musical numbers actually fit well in with the story and aren’t long enough to […]

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