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by / on October 26, 2015 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: HOUSE OF WAX

To close out this year’s Halloween celebration here at the Vintage Vault, we turn to a man whose name is synonymous with classic horror…Vincent Price. As I write this, I am realizing that that this is the third year I’ve […]

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by / on October 19, 2015 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS

Halloween isn’t just about the traditional sort of monsters. You know…vampires, zombies, werewolves, etc. There are also monsters that come from outer space. But it’s one thing when you’re dealing with the obvious sort of outer space monsters from films […]

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by / on October 12, 2015 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: THE CREATURE WALKS AMONG US

Universal brought us many classic movie monsters: Dracula, Frankenstein, The Wolf Man, The Mummy. Their last great monster though is that scaly dude known as the Gill-man, aka the Creature from the Black Lagoon. This guy made quite a splash […]

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by / on October 5, 2015 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: HOUSE OF FRANKENSTEIN

It’s October, so it’s time to spend the month focused on all things horror. If we’re going to look at classic scary movies, then we have to spend a little time with the Universal Monsters. Long before Marvel decided to […]

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by / on September 28, 2015 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: HOW TO MARRY A MILLIONAIRE

Both my mother and her sister used to always say that they did what many young women are taught to do…they both married rich. Of course, in their case this meant they both married men named Richard. I don’t know […]

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by / on September 21, 2015 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: A NIGHT IN CASABLANCA

I remember that at a pretty young age I took quite an interest in classic movie comedians. I even still have a book on the subject, by Leonard Maltin no less, that I got while I was in grade school. […]

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by / on September 14, 2015 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: THE LONG, LONG TRAILER

I don’t think today’s kids are exposed to the classic TV shows of the past like my generation was. As a kid in the 70’s, we saw all the old shows of the 50’s and 60’s in reruns. These shows […]

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by / on September 7, 2015 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Uncategorized, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: GLOVE TAPS

I think most people my age have memories of their school bully. Mine was named Helmuth. How many people even know a Helmuth…let alone quivered at the sight of one? When it comes to classic movie comedy shorts, though, the […]

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by / on August 31, 2015 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: THE RELUCTANT ASTRONAUT

Don Knotts will always be known primarily for his television roles. In the early 60’s he’s created the iconic character of Barney Fife on The Andy Griffith Show. When I was a kid he was Mr. Furley on the 70’s […]

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by / on August 24, 2015 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: THE COMPUTER WORE TENNIS SHOES

Throughout its history, Disney has often had a stable of young stars that the studio would regularly turn to for their film and TV projects. Today most of those young stars appear on Disney Channel series’ and movies, but if […]

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