EFC II #135 – It Happened One Night (1934)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#135 – It Happened One Night (1934)
Dir. Frank Capra
Starring: Clark Gable, Claudette Colbert, Walter Connolly, Roscoe Karns, Jameson Thomas

The one hundred and thirty-fifth installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, Frank Capra’s critical and commercial smash hit, the legendary screwball comedy, It Happened One Night.

Recorded in January 2017.

Oscar Wins: Best Picture (Frank Capra, Harry Cohn), Best Director (Frank Capra), Best Screenplay (Robert Riskin), Best Actor (Clark Gable), Best Actress (Claudette Colbert)

Is it a film you must see before you die?

Luke: Yes, it’s an incredibly entertaining and memorable romantic comedy.

EFC II #96 – The Black Cat (1934)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#96 – The Black Cat (1934)
Dir. Edgar G. Ulmer
Starring: Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, David Manners, Julie Bishop, Lucille Lund, Egon Brecher, Harry Cording, Henry Armetta, Albert Conti

The ninety-sixth installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, a gothic tale teaming up two icons of horror in Bela Lugosi and Boris Karloff, The Black Cat.

Recorded in September 2016.

Is it a film you must see before you die?

Luke: No, it’s a very enjoyably little horror film, but not essential.