As a final offering before a few days off over Christmas we are pleased to be adding The Lady Vanishes to the ever growing Purple Gator TV movie list.
The Lady Vanishes
Iris, a young woman traveling on a train in Europe is convinced that an old lady seems to have disappeared…Classic 1938 Alfred Hitchcock film that starts a little slowly but rewards patience as the intrigue and drama increases. Margaret Lockwood and Michael Redgrave star. Not to be missed.
Today’s new movie for Purple Gator TV is a minor Bob Hope classic called My Favorite Brunette.
Here is a brief synopsis of the plot. Hope you enjoy it!
1947 Bob Hope comedy that is great fun. Can a baby photographer on death row who has been framed reveal the truth? Typical Bob Hope movie that is regarded as a bit of a minor classic. Perfect for a relaxed evening at home.
Another great movie from the 1930s is being added to Purple Gator TV today.
Escape By Night
A farmhouse provides refuge for a criminal gang. A friendly dog looks after them and they also meet up with a blind man and his daughter. This leads to some serious thought about their life direction…
Today we are adding a bumper pack of stunning wildlife videos. These are detailed below but are all beautifully filmed and will delight anyone that appreciates the world around us. They are not to be missed.
Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge
Beautiful film shot at Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge in which we see many brids including ducks, geese and cranes during the winter migratory bird season. This is a stunning watch and highly recommended.
St Marks Wildlife Refuge
Similar to the Wheeler film this is another beautifully filmed look at a stunning wildlife refuge. A great watch.
Fascinating short film focussd on the Earthfire Institute Wildlife Sanctuary and Retreat Center which allows visitors to engage with wildlife in a very personal way. The idea is to help people see the individuality of animals.
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
In this film we take a look at the fantastic Great Smoky Mountains National Park. This is a collection of video and stills that captures the beauty of this amazing part of the world.
Water and Wildlife
Short 4 minute film which shows stunning images of nature filmed with a drone. It is amazing to see what can be done with these machines fitted with a high quality camera.
New Ann Rutherford movie being added to Purple Gator TV today.
Waterfront Lady dates back to 1935 and is well worth a watch. An innocent man covers for another. He is a wanted man and, although a gambler, a likeable sort. He meets a nice girl who has no idea who he is and romance is in the air. Then his identity is revealed. Can everything be resolved to a happy ending?
We are today adding 3 new movies to Purple Gator TV as well as creating a brand new category, Drama. We are adding Drama because there are plenty of movies that fit within the aims of our channel within this genre. We are starting you off with these 2 great choices.
The LImping Man
A war veteran (Frank Pryor played by Lloyd Bridges) arrives in London from America to meet up with an old friend who is now a successful actress. Heading across to the terminal from the plane a fellow passenger is shot by a marksman with a limp. Frank finds himself caught up in a plot filed with intrigue.
Young and Innocent (The Girl was Young)
Early Hitchcock film that is a great watch. A writer is falsely accused of murder. He has to go on the run with a police constable’s daughter and together they must prove his inncoence.
And just to show that we are continuing to expand our existing channels we now have another lovely feel good delight. This will appeal to those who love music in their movies.
The Big Show
Enjoyable musical B-Western. The story is entertaining, with some good musical numbers and comedy moments. Gene Autrey plays an irritable movie star cowboy and his stunt double. When the double appears in his place the complications start.
We are back with some more exercise and workout videos today. A 2 part series devoted to high intensity interval training (HIIT). Over the course of the 2 episodes we show you 10 different exercises that you can use to form part of an effective workout. HIIT is often thought to be one of the most effective ways of exercising as the benefits can last long after you have finished exercise. Please always seek medical advice before starting any exercise program.
Yet another great movie is just being added to the TV Channel. Here we have No Hands on the Clock, a classic 1941 comedy drama. A private detective has married the missing girl from his last case. However, before the honeymoon there is another case to solve involving kidnapping and bank robberies. A variety of characters enter the entertaining plot.
Well worth a watch.
The classic movie “His Girl Friday” starring Cary Grant and Rosalind Russell is now available to watch on Purple Gator TV. This movie was made in 1940 and is a must watch. It is great fun.
The editor of a Chicago newspaper is facing the prospect of losing his top reporter and ex wife to an insurance salesman but he’s not giving up easily The crafty editor uses every trick in the book to get the reporter to write one final big hitting story about a murderer and the hapless Sheriff. Things get more and more hilarious as the editor’s friend, his mother and the crooked Mayor get drawn into the plot.
Made For Each Other – 1939 Classic. A newly married couple struggle with financial problems, ill health and the mother-in-law. Then their baby son is seriously unwell and needs a serum that must be flown from Salt Lake City. Typically the weather deteriorates and flights are grounded. Can the baby be saved and will the couple’s love remain intact?