May Movie Magic

Edward G. Robinson

May Movie Magic

May 12th through May 14th, 2017

The MAY MOVIE MAGIC weekend will take place from Friday, May 12th through Sunday, May 14th with our feature star being Mr. EDWARD G. ROBINSON!

TFS has chosen six of his films, showing Mr. Robinson’s great acting skill in diverse roles from his best-known persona as a gangster to compassionate, real-life doctor:

The Hole in the Wall (1929), E.G.’s first role as a gangster, rarely seen
Little Caesar (1931), the role that made him famous
Thunder in the City (1937),  E.G. as a business man
The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938), doctor or criminal?
The Story of Dr. Ehrlich’s Magic Bullet (1940), the real-life doctor
The Red House (1947), film noir genre

Besides these half-dozen EGR films, take a look at what else is on offer below!

If you would like to get the information sent straight to your mail box, just go to the Home Page and register to be on our mailing list which you will find listed in the right side column.

Weekend Rate:

  • Friday, May 12th through Sunday, May 15th:
    Early Bird price $100 up until and including April 2, 2017;
    $120 from April 3 onward

Daily Rates:

  • Friday, May 12th Only: $50
  • Saturday, May 13th Only: $50
  • Sunday, May 14th Only: $45

Single Ticket Rates:

  • $10 per screening – Rush Seats only
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http://torontofilmsociety.org/series-and-seminars/may-weekend/a-bedtime-story-1933/

A Bedtime Story (1933)

A Bedtime Story (1933) Running Time: 87 Minutes Dir. Norman Taurog Cast: Maurice Chevalier, Helen Twelvetrees, Edward Everett Horton Genre: Comedy, Musical, RomanceScreening Time: Friday, May 12, 2017 …

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http://torontofilmsociety.org/series-and-seminars/may-weekend/little-caesar-1930/

Little Caesar (1930)

Little Caesar (1930) Running Time: 80 Minutes Dir. Mervyn LeRoy Cast: Edward G. Robinson, Glenda Farrell, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. Genre: Action, Crime, Drama Screening Time: Friday, May 12, 2017 at 10: …

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http://torontofilmsociety.org/series-and-seminars/may-weekend/the-man-from-toronto-1933/

The Man From Toronto (1933)

The Man from Toronto (1933) Running Time: 77 Minutes Dir. Sinclair Hill Cast: Jessie Matthews, Ian Hunter, Frederick Kerr Genre: Comedy, Romance Screening Time: Friday, May 12, 2017 at 1:05 p.m. Story …

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Disbarred (1939)

Disbarred (1939) Running Time: 58 Minutes Dir. Robert Florey Cast: Gail Patrick, Robert Preston, Otto Kruger Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama Screening Time: Friday, May 12, 2017 at 2:35 p.m. Storyline A …

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http://torontofilmsociety.org/series-and-seminars/may-weekend/ladies-in-love-1936/

Ladies in Love (1936)

Ladies in Love (1936) Running Time: 97 Minutes Dir. Edward H. Griffith Cast: Janet Gaynor, Loretta Young, Constance Bennett Genre: Comedy, Romance Screening Time: Friday, May 12, 2017 at 3:50 p.m. Sto …

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http://torontofilmsociety.org/series-and-seminars/may-weekend/the-hole-in-the-wall-1929/

The Hole in the Wall (1929)

The Hole in the Wall (1929) Running Time: 73 Minutes Dir. Robert Florey Cast: Edward G. Robinson, Claudette Colbert, David Newell Genre: Drama, Mystery Screening Time: Friday, May 12, 2017 at 7:00 p.m …

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http://torontofilmsociety.org/series-and-seminars/may-weekend/affairs-of-a-gentleman-1934/

Affairs of a Gentleman (1934)

Affairs of a Gentleman (1934) Running Time: 68 Minutes Dir. Edwin L. Marin Cast: Paul Lukas, Leila Hyams, Patricia Ellis Genre: Drama Screening Time: Friday, May 12, 2017 at 8:25 p.m. Storyline Here’s …

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http://torontofilmsociety.org/series-and-seminars/may-weekend/the-mad-doctor-1940/

The Mad Doctor (1940)

The Mad Doctor (1940) aka [A Date With Destiny] Running Time: 90 Minutes Dir. Tim Whelan Cast: Basil Rathbone, Ellen Drew, John Howard Genre: Crime, Thriller Screening Time: Friday, May 12, 2017 at 9: …

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After Tonight (1933)

After Tonight (1933) aka [Sealed Lips] Running Time: 71 Minutes Dir. George Archainbaud Cast: Constance Bennett, Gilbert Roland, Edward Ellis Genre: Drama, Romance, WarScreening Time: Saturday, May 13 …

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http://torontofilmsociety.org/series-and-seminars/may-weekend/dr-ehrlichs-magic-bullet-1940/

Dr. Ehrlich’s Magic Bullet (1940)

Dr. Ehrlich’s Magic Bullet (1940) Running Time: 103 Minutes Dir. William Dieterle Cast: Edward G. Robinson, Ruth Gordon, Otto Kruger Genre: Biography, Drama Screening Time: Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 1 …

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Stampede (1949)

Stampede (1949) Running Time: 76 Minutes Dir. Lesley Selander Cast: Rod Cameron, Gale Storm, Johnny Mack Brown Genre: Western Screening Time: Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 1:05 p.m. Storyline A well-told …

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http://torontofilmsociety.org/series-and-seminars/may-weekend/the-man-in-the-mirror-1936/

The Man in the Mirror (1936)

The Man in the Mirror (1936) Running Time: 71 Minutes Dir. Maurice Elvey Cast: Edward Everett Horton, Genevieve Tobin, Ursula Jeans Genre: Fantasy, Comedy Screening Time: Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 2:3 …

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Night Boat to Dublin (1946)

Night Boat to Dublin (1946) Running Time: 100 Minutes Dir. Lawrence Huntington Cast: Robert Newton, Raymond Lovell, Guy Middleton Genre: Thriller Screening Time: Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 3:50 p.m. St …

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The Red House (1947)

The Red House (1947) Running Time: 100 Minutes Dir. Delmer Daves Cast: Edward G. Robinson, Lon McCallister, Judith Anderson Genre: Drama, Film Noir, Mystery Screening Time: Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 7 …

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Cross Country Cruise (1934)

Cross Country Cruise (1934) Running Time: 72 Minutes Dir. Edward Buzzell Cast: Lew Ayres, June Knight, Alice White Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama Screening Time: Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 8:50 p.m. S …

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http://torontofilmsociety.org/series-and-seminars/may-weekend/scarlet-pages-1930/

Scarlet Pages (1930)

Scarlet Pages (1930) Running Time: 66 Minutes Dir. Ray Enright Cast: Elsie Ferguson, Marian Nixon, John Halliday Genre: Action, Crime, Drama Screening Time: Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 10:10 p.m. Storyl …

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http://torontofilmsociety.org/series-and-seminars/may-weekend/his-woman-1931/

His Woman (1931)

His Woman (1931) Running Time: 76 Minutes Dir. Edward Sloman Cast: Gary Cooper, Claudette Colbert, Averell Harris Genre: Drama, Romance Screening Time: Sunday, May 14, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. Storyline A pr …

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Breakfast for Two (1937)

Breakfast for Two (1937) Running Time: 67 Minutes Dir. Alfred Santell Cast: Barbara Stanwyck, Herbert Mashall, Glenda Farrell, Eric Blore Genre: Comedy, Romance Screening Time: Sunday, May 14, 2017 at …

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http://torontofilmsociety.org/series-and-seminars/may-weekend/crime-of-the-century-1933/

The Crime of the Century (1933)

The Crime of the Century (1933) Running Time: 73 Minutes Dir. William Beaudine Cast: Jean Hersholt, Wynne Gibson, Stuart Erwin Genre: MysteryScreening Time: Sunday, May 14, 2017 at 11:45 a.m. Storylin …

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Thunder in the City (1937)

Thunder in the City (1937) Running Time: 87 Minutes Dir. Marion Gering Cast: Edward G. Robinson, Nigel Bruce, Constance Collier Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama Screening Time: Sunday, May 14, 2017 at 2:00 …

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The Marriage Playground (1929)

The Marriage Playground (1929) Running Time: 70 Minutes Dir. Lothar Mendes Cast: Mary Brian, Fredric March, Lilyan Tashman, Kay Francis Genre: Drama Romance Screening Time: Sunday, May 14, 2017 at 3:4 …

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The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938) Running Time: 87 Minutes Dir. Anatole Litvak Cast: Edward G. Robinson, Humphrey Bogart, Claire Trevor Genre: Crime, Drama Screening Time: Sunday, May 14, 2017 at 5: …

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