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Bette Davis' first film after All About Eve was a how-does-she-do-it thriller filmed in England, produced by Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. and helmed by the director of Now, Voyager! Click the ticket for more details.

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We've waited for this for more than 30 years: the first official release of the great CHARLEY CHASE Hal Roach talkies! Click the DVD cover for more information!

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The In The Balcony website was established in 2005 to bring news and info to classic movie fans and friends.

Lately, we've been inundated (and gratefully so) with new releases from a variety of distribution and production companies, and we're working on doing a better job of keeping up with posting regular reviews. This week, we've got an especially tasty array of cinematic treats for you; click on the images to read our reviews

In less than two years, Bela Lugosi descended from the heights of the exotic Count Dracula on Broadway and at Universal Pictures to waving his arms a lot in a Mascot serial. Journey down the dark road into Poverty Row with us in our review of the 1933 chapterplay The Whispering Shadow, newly available on Blu-ray from Grapevine Video.

A pair of budget releases that showcase four minor but interesting suspense thrillers from Hammer Films, and an unusual family comedy/drama about Black urban life in the early 1970s, this week in the Balcony! Click the covers to read the reviews!