Old Movies


London Airport

The story of a great engineering feat – the building, at Heathrow, of one of the largest airports in the world.April 1944 Great Western Aerodrome started its transformation from a privately owned small grass airfield to Heathrow. One of the worlds busiest airports. Londons main civil airport replacing Croydon Airport. The airport opened fully for […]

The Case of The Screaming Bishop

A 1944 Columbia Phantasy cartoon parodying Sherlock Holmes. Originally released in Black and White. Hairlock Combs and his assitant Gotsome, of 223 Baker St, attempt to solve the mystery of a disappearing dinosaur skeleton. Credits Directed by Howard Swift Written by John McLeish Animated by Grant Simmons and Jim Armstrong Music by Eddie Kilfeather