Category: Classic Movies

Alien (1979)

Science fiction was everywhere by the time Alien hit theaters in 1979. Two years earlier, Star Wars (also released by 20th Century Fox) had taken over the movie industry. Everybody was trying...

Stripes (1981)

There is something essential about Bill Murray. You can make a movie a hundred times with a hundred different actors, but when you cast Bill Murray you will get something utterly unique....

Casablanca (1942)

Set aside how pretty much every moment of the classic Michael Curtiz film is iconic, how memorable the performances are, and how so much of it has been absorbed into the fabric...

The Truman Show (1998)

You can call many movies “ahead of their time,” but few satirized a genre so effectively before it even really became popular. In 1998, “reality TV” as we knew it was a...

Iron Man (2008)

Robert Downey, Jr. is the cornerstone on which the whole of the Marvel Cinematic Universe is built. If Downey’s performance as Tony Stark doesn’t work, Iron Man doesn’t work. If Iron Man...

Raising Arizona (1987)

“My name is H.I. McDunnough. Call me ‘Hi.’” The Coen Brothers remain two of the most enigmatic and unpredictable filmmakers even now, nearly four decades into their careers. You never know what...

Grizzly Man (2005)

We never hear the audio. When documentarian and nature enthusiast Timothy Treadwell and his girlfriend Amie Huguenard were killed by a bear attack on October 6, 2003, the moment of their deaths...

Memphis Belle: A Story of a Flying Fortress (1944)

This stirring documentary tells the story of the “final mission” of the crew of the Memphis Belle, a U.S. Army bomber which completed 25 missions over Europe during World War II. Fun...

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Toledo’s Automotive History Exhibit 

The Toledo History Museum has something for everyone.  Currently, it is running an educational and fun exhibit about Toledo’s early automotive history.  Photos galore...

Holiday Movies on Disney Plus

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