im so enjoyin TCM tonight!!! moguls and movie stars: a history of Hollywood was such a treat 2 watch& i cant wait to watch the other parts in that series!! its so great and interestin seeing how the movie industry began!! they had nothin 2 go by, they made up and learned along the way! what a time it had 2b back then! to watch the birth of all that had to be amazing!! now im watchin the films of thomas edison! so much fun to watch these films even tho short. travel back in time to the 1890’s and early 1900s!! so cool!! also tonight will be stuff from d.w. griffith, georges melies, and a few more short silent films after that! and i thought i was happy about the 200th ep of Dancing with the stars lol! i didn’t know about tcm programming tonight til this afternoon. tcm…..u surprise me everytime!!

A history of Hollywood is a seven part series in 1 hour installments airing Mondays and Wednesdays  at 8pm! each installment focuses on a different era of american movie history. from the inventions of the 1st moving pictures, to the revolutionary cutting-edge films of the 1960s.

ep:1 Peepshow Pioneers 1889-1907

ep:2 The Birth of Hollywood 1907-1920

ep:3 the Dream Merchants 1920-1928

ep:4 Brother, can You Spare a Dream 1929-1941

ep:5 Warriors and Peacemakers 1941-1950

ep:6  The Attack Of The Small Screens 1950-1960

ep:7 Fade Out, Fade In 1960-1969

for more details about these episodes in this series go to http://www.tcm.com/moguls/#/home

from just pictures projected on a wall, to moving film shots, experimental cinema, to films that told a story……to watch films from their birth is so interesting to watch and it takes you back in a time long gone. where everything was so new and exciting! and its so great that tcm will be showing us from the beginning how it all began!

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