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Episode 296 – Holiday, part 1

Posted in comedy, drama, romance on December 4th, 2014 by admin

A self-made corporate lawyer learns the woman (Mary Astor) he fell in love with on vacation is part of a very wealthy family, and finds an ally in her free-spirited sister (Ann Harding). 1930. Part 1 of 3.

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Robert Ames, Mary Astor and Ann Harding in Holiday.

Robert Ames, Mary Astor and Ann Harding in Holiday

Episode 295 – Salt of the Earth, part 3

Posted in drama on November 26th, 2014 by admin

As Esperanza (Rosaura Revueltas) gains confidence among the sisters of the union, Ramon (Juan Chacon) and some of the brothers lose theirs – a weakness the bosses can exploit. Part 3 of 3. moviesfortheblind.com

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Episode 294 – Salt of the Earth, part 2

Posted in drama on November 19th, 2014 by admin

When the striking miners face physical and legal pressure, their wives force their hand about doing more than serving coffee and food. Part 2 of 3.

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Episode 293 – Salt of the Earth, part 1

Posted in drama on November 11th, 2014 by admin

While a group of Mexican-American miners goes on strike for equality with their white counterparts, their wives struggle for some equality of their own. 1954. Part 1 of 3.

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Rosaura Revueltas and Juan Chacon in Salt of the Earth

Rosaura Revueltas and Juan Chacon in Salt of the Earth

Episode 293 Preview

Posted in general on November 5th, 2014 by admin

Far from the studio, we look ahead to a powerful film made in spite of the U.S. government and the Hollywood system.

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Episode 292 – The Vampire Bat, part 2

Posted in crime, drama, horror, mystery on October 29th, 2014 by admin

Karl (Melvyn Douglas) must investigate two more deaths, and the reason might be something more sinister and strange than even vampirism. Part 2 of 2.

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