People in a German village are dying with marks in their necks and their blood drained, and bats are rife through the town. A police inspector (Melvyn Douglas) struggles to prove vampires aren’t to blame for the deaths. 1933. Part 1 of 2.
Archive for the 'drama' Category
As Dimmesdale’s guilt and hypocrisy continue to kill him, Hester (Colleen Moore) may have found a way out. Part 2 of 2.
In this adaptation of the classic novel, a woman with a baby born out of wedlock must wear a letter A in 17th century Massachusetts. But one man will not rest until the father is discovered. 1934. Part 1 of 2.
Miss Evans tries to keep Shockey (Mickey Rooney) from getting expelled, and his father may cross paths with the town’s dangerous milk strike. Part 2 of 2.
A new teacher arrives in a small Indiana town to find tensions high with a dairy strike, and tries to help a troubled student (Mickey Rooney) literally from the wrong side of the tracks. 1937. Part 1 of 2.
(Note: From an actual Indiana person, I’ve learned that the term “Hoosier” came from the last name of a man who supervised a high-performing team of canal construction workers who happened to be from Indiana.)
With the threat of imprisonment over her head and the Russian military at her command, Catherine (Elisabeth Bergner) goes through with what she hopes is a bloodless coup. Part 3 of 3.