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Wednesday, April 16, 2014
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Author Archive: Auburn Silver Screen

Classic movie is an unnerving character study

The Silver Screen Classic Movie Series continues on Saturday, March 1, with an eerie crime drama from 1931. In this classic, child murderer Hans Becker can’t stop himself from killing. His crimes result in a manhunt so intense that the local hoods get involved when the cops interfere with their livelihood. The criminals decide to […]

Comedy on screen

Silver Screen Classic Movie Series continues on Saturday, Feb. 1, with a screwball comedy from 1937. Basil and Joyce, two talented and hammy stage actors, love each other in spite of their epic battles. When Marcia, an infatuated, besotted fan, falls for Basil, he knows he must somehow discourage this interloper. But the ruder he […]

Silver Screen Classic is a swashbuckler

Silver Screen Classic Movie Series continues on Saturday, Dec. 7 with a silent swashbuckler from 1926. Oozing with charm and brandishing his sword with aplomb, the charming rascal and ladies’ man Don Juan challenges the menacing Borgias and rescues a young convent girl from the rack. With live piano music as accompaniment, this movie is […]

Classic movies screen in Auburn

Silver Screen Classic Movie Series continues on Saturday, July 6 with an early talkie Western from 1929. Good guys wear white hats and treat their women politely. Bad guys don’t. When the shy, laconic hero from Virginia finally confronts the oily bad guy, this saga can only end one way: in a deserted street, with […]

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