On July 28, 2008, John DiLeo will begin hosting a video series based on his book, Screen Savers: 40 Remarkable Movies Awaiting Rediscovery (published by Hansen Publishing Group) on his classic movie blog, Screen Savers Movies. A new video of DiLeo talking about each movie in his book will be released daily, Monday-Friday, from July 28 – September 19, 2008. Forty videos will be released in all.
During the week of September 15-19, DiLeo will present videos covering the five movies Robert Osborne will host on Turner Classic Movies on September 22 beginning at 8pm EST. Robert Osborne selected these movies for this night after having read John DiLeo’s book, Screen Savers: 40 Remarkable Movies Awaiting Rediscovery. These are the movies being presented:
- 8pm – PORTRAIT OF JENNIE (1948) – Jennifer Jones and Joseph Cotten
- 9:30pm – STARS IN MY CROWN (1950) – Joel McCrea and Dean Stockwell
- 11:15pm – ONE WAY PASSAGE (1932) – William Powell and Kay Francis
- 12:30 am – DEVIL’S DOORWAY (1950) – Robert Taylor and Louis Calhern
- 2am – THE TALL TARGET (1951) – Dick Powell and Ruby Dee
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Jon Hansen, Publisher