Burlesque: 20th Century Vamp – 1940’s

This one’s a classic pulled out of the attic – an authentic burlesque film. It was likely shown in basements hosting stag events,

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Trailer: The King of Kings – 1927

A preview of Cecil B. DeMille’s upcoming film, The King of Kings … “the picture that will live forever.” DeMille

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Flagellants of Nocera Terinese – 1960’s

Every seven years in the town of Nocera Terinese, Italy, a mysterious rite hundreds of years old still takes place

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Don’t Be a Sucker – 1947

In the wake of #Charlottesville, we are reposting this film which examines the echoes of 2oth century fascism that are reverberating

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Drug Addiction – 1951

The film Drug Addiction, produced in 1951, is yet another salvo in the relentless campaign to conflate hard drugs with

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Edgar Allan Poe: The Tell-Tale Heart – 1941

Edgar Allan Poe’s classic The Tell-Tale Heart, written in 1843, was produced in 1941 and directed by Jules Dassin, a

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Stanley Kubrick’s Day of the Fight – 1951

Day of the Fight shows Irish-American middleweight boxer Walter Cartier during the height of his career, on the day of

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The Three Suns: Beyond the Blue Horizon

On the other side of the musical spectrum, here is the organ-accordion-guitar combo The Three Suns. Composed of Al &

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