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Old Movies

Early Animation: The Farmer in the City

Andrew J. Lederer | Posted 09.24.2014 | New York
Andrew J. Lederer

In truth, there are scores of mice in Farmer Al's cartoons (as in other Terrytoons), but they are not mighty. The mightiness is reserved for the more or less human character at their center, not mighty as a character -- he is an oft-besieged man -- but mighty as a star.

Keeping Cinema Alive By Restoring Older Films

Stephen Ujlaki | Posted 09.13.2014 | Arts
Stephen Ujlaki

The harsh reality is that every year countless films disintegrate because the chemical base of the film corrodes over time. Once the camera negative, internegative and last print of a film are gone, the film is gone forever.

Oldies But Goodies: My Love for Old Films

Sanah Imran | Posted 10.04.2013 | Teen
Sanah Imran

The absence of color, CGI, 3-D, explosions, swearing and convincing special effects may be a bit jarring at first, but in time you may also appreciate the old masterpieces alongside contemporary ones.

New Movie Stars In Old Roles

The Huffington Post | Alex Suskind | Posted 03.15.2012 | Entertainment

Unfortunately, the oft-quoted Pablo Picasso remark, "Good artists borrow, great artists steal," doesn't always apply -- particularly when it comes to ...

5 Things I Learned From Being Sick

Delia Lloyd | Posted 02.18.2012 | Healthy Living
Delia Lloyd

For the last four days, I've been down for the count while a horrible stomach virus swept through our household. But I'm slowly emerging from the death throes of this thing. And as I do so, I realize that I learned a few things from this most recent brush with mortality.

Retro Screen Sirens Dance To 'Green Onions'

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 11.16.2011 | Home

There's just never a wrong time to watch some spunky women twist and sashay to the sounds of Booker T & the MG's "Green Onions." In this video, we...