Blondie, Boston Blackie, Ellery Queen, The Lone Wolf, Gasoline Alley, Jungle Jim ... These are but a sampling of the 27 film series produced and released by Columbia Pictures from 1926 through 1955. This survey covers the origins of the popular fictional characters featured, as well as their appearances in other media (comics, novels, radio and television). Also provided are thumbnail biographies of the actors who brought these characters to life. The films themselves are examined in detail, with release dates, cast and production credits, synopses, reviews, the author's summation, the qta.While waiting for the car to be repaired, Lake and Hayworth go to the movies. In the theatera#39;s ... When Lake calls to collect the money he finds out that he needs Hayworth since she filled out the chance. ... Motion Picture Guide, Nash and Ross aAbove average for series, entertaining programmer for the family trade.a Varietyanbsp;...
|Title||:||Columbia Pictures Movie Series, 1926-1955|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2011-12-28|