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Midnight Limited 1940

  Monogram Pictures Jewel thieves are working the Montreal train! Yes, foppish rich-o’s are being relieved of their ice at an alarming rate in this shadowy B-picture from Monogram Studios (motto: We make crappy films and we don’t care). Mostly … Continue reading

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Spy Train 1943

  Monogram Pictures Released during World War 2, Spy Train is a B picture (maybe a C picture) about those sinister German types out to blow up the local train station with a suitcase bomb. The trouble starts when the … Continue reading

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The Return of Casey Jones 1933

Monogram Pictures Let’s just say this early “talkie” takes its SHAPE from the true story of John Luther “Casey” Jones, an engineer for the Illinois Central Railroad in the 1890’s. You can read about the actual Casey Jones here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Casey_JonesContinue reading

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