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The TCM Top 12 for January 2017

It’s a brand new year and let’s hope it isn’t filled with death and depression like 2016. One thing we can all rely on to get us through the new year is the cinematic joys of TCM. January is chock full of feature films, so many we’re back at twelve! Feel free to share what…

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The TCM Top 12 for December 2016

As cool as the slideshow effect is, it lacks the intimacy of me sharing my thoughts on the films I’ve selected for the TCM Top Ten. So, let’s get down to looking at what’s on TCM this month! December is the time to relax and enjoy time with the ones you love. So what better…

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Five Came Back (1939)

Hollywood wasn’t betting on the massive success of a piddly little RKO adventure film starring the likes of Chester Morris and Lucille Ball. But when director John Farrow’s measly $225,000 film amassed $262,000 in profits, Hollywood’s ears perked up. In 1939, Five Came Back became one of the most successful films created by an independent…