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STREAMING SATURDAY! An All-Star Cast Discovers WE’RE NOT MARRIED!

Welcome to another edition of Streaming Saturdays, where we embed a free, fun film for you to watch right here every week! This week: Edmund Goulding’s 1952 anthology, We’re Not Married!  The premise borrows (okay steals) a page from Hitchcock’s Mr. and Mrs. Smith: five couples discover that through a technical error—in this case a Justice of …

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STREAMING SATURDAY! Melvyn Douglas and Burgess Meredith Give Merle Oberon THAT UNCERTAIN FEELING

Welcome to another edition of Streaming Saturdays, where we embed a free, fabulous film for you to watch right here every week! Settling in to watch That Uncertain Feeling, there are some things you can be certain of. With Ernst Lubitsch at the helm, you know it’ll be witty and sophisticated. And you assume Melvyn Douglas will elegantly knock your socks …

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STREAMING SATURDAY! Agatha Christie’s Potboiler, LOVE FROM A STRANGER

Welcome to another edition of Streaming Saturdays, where we embed a free, fabulous film for you to watch right here every week! It would, of course, be sheer madness for a woman to take Love from a Stranger. But what if that stranger were Basil Rathbone? And what if her alternative were pretty much the Mayor of Drippyville? That’s the …

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STREAMING SATURDAY! THE HOLLY AND THE IVY Make for a Prickly Christmas

Welcome to another edition of Streaming Saturdays, where we bring you a free, fabulous movie to watch right here every week! How can you help but love a Christmas movie where a brother and sister duck out on the family festivities to get roaring drunk? They have their reasons. But then just about everyone has cause to knock back a few in The …

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STREAMING SATURDAY!! The Best Classic Christmas Movie You May Never Have Heard of: THE CHEATERS

Welcome to another edition of Streaming Saturdays, where we embed a free, fun movie for you to watch right here every week! Okay, my dears! Gather round the Yule log for The Cheaters, the heartwarming tale of a high-society family that exploits a homeless man at Christmastime while trying to cheat a starving actress out of her …

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STREAMING SATURDAY! Stanwyck Is a Stripper Turned Sleuth in LADY OF BURLESQUE

Welcome to another edition of Streaming Saturdays, where we embed a free, fun movie for you to watch right here every week! Ah, Thanksgiving weekend—full of food, family and folksy fare. With that I give you… Lady of Burlesque! This little confection was the last of five films pairing Barbara Stanwyck with one of her favorite directors, …

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STREAMING SATURDAY! LADIES IN LOVE: A Dream Cast Enlivens a Fun Film

Welcome to another edition of Streaming Saturdays, where we embed a free movie for you to watch right here every weekend! Is it ever enough just to be fabulous? Yeah, sometimes it is. Which brings us to this week’s movie. Ladies in Love isn’t a great film, but it has a crazy-good cast, brought into beautiful focus by …

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STREAMING SATURDAY: I’LL BE SEEING YOU Finds Christmas in None of the Old Familiar Places

Welcome to another edition of Streaming Saturdays, where we embed a free, fabulous movie for you to watch right here every weekend! I was going to give you a nifty little noir this week. But I feel like we need a little Christmas, right this very minute. When people talk about “beautifully told” stories, they usually mean …

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STREAMING SATURDAY! Ida Lupino’s Got Murder on Her Mind in LADIES IN RETIREMENT

Welcome to another edition of Streaming Saturdays, where we embed a free, fun movie for you to watch right here every weekend! This week: Charles Vidor’s Ladies in Retirement, a classic Gothic thriller set in an old dark house… Actually the house isn’t all that dark, but the people in it—whoa. Set in Victorian England, the film …

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STREAMING SATURDAY! Brace Yourself for a Classic-Film Shock in PAROLE GIRL

Welcome to another edition of Streaming Saturdays, where we embed a free, fun movie for you to watch right here every weekend! Parole Girl has the most shocking ending in all of classic film: Ralph Bellamy gets the girl. (Not to fear—we know that from the jump. Also there’s literally no other attractive man in …

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