Fan Letter

Guest Post: To the Person Who Dissed Director Ida Lupino on Social Media

Well, look at us! We were invited to contribute a guest post on Cine Suffragette, a site that discusses female filmmakers. It’s a terrific site with thought-provoking articles. You can check it out HERE. Our guest post on director Ida Lupino is HERE. View story at Advertisements

Fan Letter

5 Reasons We Love Classic Film

Dear Reader, if you were our neighbour, we would invite you to our place to celebrate National Classic Movie Day on May 16. There would be balloons, champagne and, of course, a classic movie. Oh – and cake, too! Rick at Classic Film and TV Café, an advocate of classic film and movie critic extraordinaire,… Continue reading 5 Reasons We Love Classic Film

Drama · Film Noir

Ida Lupino’s Murderous Sucker Punch

In 1940, Warner Bros. released They Drive By Night, a commentary on the American trucking industry. It starred George Raft, who was one of the studio’s biggest stars, and a young British actress who would steal the entire film. Her name was Ida Lupino. Lupino plays the perfectly-coiffed but disaffected wife of a trucking company… Continue reading Ida Lupino’s Murderous Sucker Punch