My Man Van

It’s day 6 of the Summer Under the Stars Blogathon, hosted by Sittin’ on a Backyard Fence, a month-long celebration of Turner Classic Movies’ much-loved Summer Under the Stars festival. Each day, the network is featuring a movie star with a marathon of their films, and each day Sittin on a Backyard Fence is playing […]

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The Birth of an Actress: Marilyn Monroe in Don't Bother to Knock

Perhaps one of the many reasons I have such a deep admiration and respect for Marilyn is due to the fact that the first film I saw of hers, or rather, the first film I remember watching start to finish ( Marilyn’s films are so rooted in our cultural subconscious that someone can feel as […]

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Welcome Robert Osborne Back December 1st — Be There or Be Square!

Welcome Back Bob has generated a flurry of activity over on Twitter and Tumblr– thanks to any and all who have turned out to voice their support of Mr. Robert Osborne’s return to TCM. Since today is the big day, The Pictorial is letting its readers know that at 8PM Eastern Standard Time, when Osborne […]

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Welcome Back, Bob!

Dear Turner Classic Movie Fans Everywhere: As all of you are very well aware, this week marks the return of the one, the only, wonderful Mr. Robert Osborne who, after a five-month hiatus, resumes his primetime hosting duties on the TCM stage this week, December 1st. “Welcome Back Bob” is a week-long celebration brought to […]

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Michael Schwab’s Classic Film Graphics

Graphic artist Michael Schwab has produced a simply swonderful collection of images for Turner Classic Movies‘ Summer Under the Stars. TCM is holding a sweepstakes giveaway of a collection of postcards, the complete collection of which can be seen on Schwab’s website. The images are not available for purchase at this time, which means they […]

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Michael Schwab's Classic Film Graphics

Graphic artist Michael Schwab has produced a simply swonderful collection of images for Turner Classic Movies‘ Summer Under the Stars. TCM is holding a sweepstakes giveaway of a collection of postcards, the complete collection of which can be seen on Schwab’s website. The images are not available for purchase at this time, which means they […]

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Comic-Con for the Martini Set

Vanity Fair ran a delightful piece today about TCM’s fan community that really deserves a read-through. TCM Classic Film Festival: Comic-Con for the Martini Set absolutely hits the nail on the head when it says “Classic film lovers are as devoted as fangirls and fanboys of other genres, but until recently, they had no real […]

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