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MODERN MOVIES
aka "MOVIES"
Fan! Monthly Magazine from United States
Ceased publication

- First and last issue: 1937-1956?
- First publisher was Bilbara Publishing Co. ; Later Ideal.
- Started as "Modern Movies" (July 1937-July 1939).
- Changed name to "Movies" in August 1939.
- Seems like it was relaunched in 1950 as a bimonthly with a new editor: Pat Campbell (see info below).
- Published by Ideal Publishing Corporation

Last updated:
20 May 2017

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Special thanks for this page goes to:
Garry Malvern
Scott Matheson

COVERS FOUND & MISSING
Info from the Database
Listing is not complete, so it is not known what is missing.
There are 169 issues listed in the database

Info from the Cover Gallery
Covers found: 167
Covers missing: Not known
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CONTENTS: 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 (There are undated issues)GALLERIES: 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 All (There are undated issues)

INFORMATION

"Former Local Girl Editor Of Magazine
Pat Campbell, At 23, Becomes Head Of Two Film Periodicals."



October 1957


April 1956


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December 1955


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August 1955


June 1955


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December 1954


October 1954


August 1954
Last issue.


June 1954


April 1954


February 1954


December 1953


October 1953


August 1953


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December 1952


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August 1952


June 1952


April 1952
"Portrait Gallery" (1 large b/w portrait of each) Pier Angeli, William Holden,Cary Grant and Betsy Drake Phyllis Thaxter,Eleanor Parker,Cornel Wilde.
June Haver "If you were June's Friend" (Large b/w pic + 4 b/w pix)
Jeff Chandler "Family Fun" (7 b/w pix)
Mario Lanza "We have no secrets" (8 b/w pix)
Gordon MacRae "What's wrong with ambition" (large b/w pic + 3 b/w pix)
Donna Reed "Happily Ever After "(b/w pinup + 7 b/w pix)
Anthony Dexter "Meet the Real Dexter" (3 b/w pix)
Marsh Thompson "Bringing up Father" (8 b/w pix)
June Allyson "Junie's a puzzle" (2 large b/w pix + 5 b/w pix)
Ann Blyth "Sweet and Lovely" (7 b/w pix)
Polly Bergen "New York Debut" (7 b/w pix)
Alan Ladd "A negative Approach to Alan" (Large b/w pic + 5 b/w pix)
John Derek "Catch and Carry" (10 b/w pix)
Joan Evans "Pretty and practical" (6 b/w pix)
Debbie Reynolds "Debbie won't change" (large b/w pic + 4 b/w pix)
Red Skelton "He Dood It" (6 b/w pix)
Merv Griffith "They wanted a singer" (3 b/w pix)
Roy Rogers "Rogers Produces" (7 b/w pix)
Misc Pix throughout: Mitzi Gaynor (3 b/w pix), Tyrone Power, Dan Dailey, Virginia Mayo (4 b/w pix), Errol Flynn, Joan Crawford, Rhonda Fleming, John Lund and Ann Sheridan, Ann Miller, Fred Astaire, Susan Hayward, Bette Davis, Diana Lynn and Farley Granger, Jeanne Crain, Fran Warren, Doris Day, Dale Evans, janet Leigh and tony Curtis, Frank Sinatra and Ava gardner, Glenn Ford, Yvonne DeCarlo, Kirk Douglas, Jeanne Crain, Barbara Stanwyck, Victore Mature, Elizabeth Taylor, Shirley Temple, George Montgomery, Farley Granger, Lana Turner, Mario Lanza, Robert Taylor and Deborah Kerr, Rock Hudson, nan Grey, June Haver and Dan Dailey, Danny Thomas, Jeanne Crain, Janet Leigh and Tony Curtis, Louis Jourdan.


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Issue 1
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April 1948

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