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Everything posted by SueSueApplegate

  1. The Palace Pass has sold out. If you are coming to the #TCMFF 2019 and you don't have a pass, it's time to make a move! The Classic is the only pass left. (This is the first time the Palace Pass has sold out according to my notes.)
  2. Hope you can attend next year, Lavenderblue19! Yearly Complaint: Oscars In Memoriam—Who's left in and who's left out this year. Many posts on social media keep hoping TCM will finally produce the In Memoriam segment. Remembering Carol Channing, Stanley Donen, and Julie Adams, among others not honored...
  3. How excited about the first TCM Film Festival were TCM Message Board members ten years ago? Scroll through this thread and find out! 😁
  4. Thank you, lavenderblue19! I think this year's roster of films will be a wonderful celebration of TCM's dedication to many classic films endearing to fans and aficionados. I'm wondering what to pack right now. 😉 I'd love for you to join us!
  5. A Woman of Affairs(1928) In this silent film, John Gilbert and Greta Garbo star in their final teaming together as childhood sweethearts whose romance is stifled by family interference. This film will be accompanied by a live orchestra performing a score composed and conducted by renowned musician Carl Davis. In attendance: KEVIN BROWNLOW, CARL DAVIS
  6. This Festival Forums topic was begun in 2010 and describes the first festival experiences with comments from fans of TCM and the TCMFF. The original topic had 59,000 views before the Message Boards had been upgraded.
  7. PLUS: The award will be presented on April 13 before a screening of Brownlow’s directed film It Happened Here at the 2019 TCM Classic Film Festival!
  8. And here it is! The Robert Osborne Award Turner Classic Movies proudly honors our late host, Robert Osborne, with the Robert Osborne Award. This annual award will be presented at the TCM Classic Film Festival to an individual whose work has helped keep the cultural heritage of classic film alive and thriving for future generations. Osborne served as the host of Turner Classic Movies for 23 years, and his passion for film and wealth of knowledge as a film historian helped preserve classic film’s legacy. For the 2nd annual award, TCM will recognize celebrated film preservationist an
  9. Can't wait to see this on the big screen at the #TCMFF 2019! Indiscreet (1958), the film of Norman Krasna's popular play of the 1950s, Kind Sir, features Ingrid Bergman and Cary Grant. Cary wouldn’t have done it without her. They both were in director Stanley Donen’s capable hands. The lovely art direction by Donald Ashton reveals a fabulous apartment in London, (actually Elstree Studios), with actual artwork by Pablo Picasso, John Piper, Raoul Dufy, and Georges Roualt, framing a handy foyer leading to the lovely living area. It is an apartment any gal in London would love t
  10. #TCMFF 2016 Presenter and TCM Guest Programmer has passed away. Here is the tribute from The Classic Movie Hub: Ron Hutchinson It is with profound sadness that we at Classic Movie Hub share the news of the passing of our friend and colleague, Ron Hutchinson, who lost his battle with cancer this Saturday. Ron was one of our own. As a regular contributor to CMH, Ron provided a wealth of unique expertise in the classic film world. More importantly, Ron was a man of compassion, humanity, integrity, and a true-blue friend. The
  11. BOFFO Box Office: 'Wizard of Oz' Anniversary Screenings Set Fathom Record 'The Wizard of Oz' (1939) Dorothy and crew continue to deliver gold at the box office!! Special 80th anniversary showings of The Wizard of Oz held over the course of five days delivered $2 million in grosses, a record for a classic movie brought back to the big screen by Fathom, according to the company. The screenings were hosted across the country on Jan. 27-29, and again on Feb. 3 — Super Bowl Sunday — and Feb. 5.
  12. Billy Crystal gets the ceremony at Graumans’s ... uh...TCL Chinese...
  13. Isn't it about time for a #TCMFF update?
  14. FilmStruck Replacement From Criterion Collection to Launch in April Courtesy of Photofest The first Movie of the Week will be the newly restored 'Mikey and Nicky.' The Criterion Channel will house more than 1,000 classic and contemporary films. Classic movie fans won't have to wait much longer for The Criterion Collection's FilmStruck replacement. The video distributor is prepping an April 8 launch for its new streaming service, The Criterion Channel, which will house more than 1,000 classic and contemporary films. The Cri
  15. YES! More Congrats!! The Wizard of Oz wasn't a money-spinner for the studio until its 1949 re-release, initially earning only $3.02 million at the box office against a budget of $2.8 million.WARNER BROS. PICTURES Moviegoers who headed off to see the wizard again have broken a box office record. Fathom Events' 80th anniversary screenings of The Wizard of Ozbroke the $1 million mark at the box office on Sunday, January 27, 2019, becoming the highest-grossing single-day classic fil
  16. IN THE CONGRATS ALL AROUND DEPARTMENT: Media Whiz and former actress Merrie Spaeth, star of The World of Henry Orient and TCM Film Fest Guest in 2014, was awarded a Top Women in PR award in New York City last Friday. In attendance was Director Alexa Foreman, Scandal: The Trial of Mary Astor, whose documentary is now going to screen at the Sedona International Film Festival this month. Actress Jane Alexander also appears in Sedona... Director Alexa Foreman and Former Senior Researcher at TCM with Merrie Spaeth...
  17. Ernie Kovacs Centennial tonight on TCM! SHARE: ERNIE KOVACS CENTENNIAL - 1/23 The word "pioneer" is thrown around a lot to describe those who helped shape a medium, but Ernie Kovacs qualifies for the title because he was a true television innovator. Watching kinescopes of his programs for the first time is a little shocking for those for who think of I Love Lucy as representational of what comedy was in 1950s television. While other producers were essentially recreating vaudeville or the visual equivale
  18. Rock Hudson tonight in All That Heaven Allows and Giant introduced by Ben Mankiewicz....
  19. And the 25th Fan Dedication Winners are.....
  20. OPEN SECRET (1948) John Ireland and Jane Randolph star as a newlywed couple that stumbles upon a dark, twisted secret while visiting the home of their missing friend in this crime noir. OPEN SECRET (1948) Coming to the #TCMFF 2019! Terrific Poverty-Row Film Noir Rips The Lid Off Anti-Semitic Hate Groups! 8 July 2006 | by Dewey1960 The late 1940s saw a brief spate of message movies dealing with anti-semitism, most notably the fantastic film noir thriller CROSSFIRE and the more famous but somewhat tepid GENTLEMAN'
  21. #TCMFF 2012 Redux with Robert Osborne.....
  22. A Trip Down Memory Lane: The February 2010 email update for the very first #TCMFF...
  23. Author Mark Griffin joins The Silver Screen Oasis Facebook page to discuss his latest biography on Saturday, December 15, and Sunday, December 16. Con join us for in-depth discussions of Rock Hudson's life and Mark Griffin's fabulous new book! One of the researchers involved in the project is director Alexa Foreman, whose documentary, Scandal: The Trial of Mary Astor, premiered at the #TCMFF 2018. Mark Griffin is the author of A Hundred or More Hidden Things: The Life and Films of Vincente Minnelli. His interviews, reviews, and essays have appeared in scores of publications, includin
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