The Day the Earth Stood Still

Elevators in Classic Movies

“Take the stairs! Take the stairs! For God’s sake, take the stairs!” proclaimed the ad line to 1984’s The Lift. In general, that’s advice that should be heeded by most film characters. Angie Dickinson played a housewife that was brutally…

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National Classic Movie Day: My Favorite Classic Sci-Fi Films from the 1950s

I was honored when friend of MovieFanFare/frequent contributor Rick Armstrong asked me to be a part of the Classic Film and TV Cafe‘s National Classic Movie Day celebrations by naming my favorite films from the 1950s. Since I’m a huge…

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The Summer of Sci-Fi Comes To An End

With autumn beginning today, we must say an official goodbye to the Summer of Sci-Fi. Since Memorial Day, we have been showcasing a variety of articles about some of our favorite science fiction films spanning the length of film history….

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