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1. Boxoffice Jul-Sep 1938

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... THE AVERAGE MOVIE-GOER SPEAKS HIS MIND... MOTION PICTURES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT BOXOFFICE August 27 ...

2. International Projectionist Jan-Dec 1951

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... PROJECTOR MOVIES ARH YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT-SEE ONE TONIGHT. MANUFACTURi )NAL PROJECTOR CORPORATION • DISTRIBUTED BY NATIONAL THEATRE SUPPLY ...

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... . McLEOD Screen Play by Eddie Moran & Jack Jevne MILTON H. BREN Executive Vice President in Charge of Production SfesS? HAL ROACH STUDIOS MOTION PICTURES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT ...

4. Heinl Radio Business Letter 1938:Jul-Dec

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... 9/2/38 NAB CLASHES WITH MOVIES ON PUBLICITY Organized broadcasters and the motion picture industry crossed horns this week in an exchange over advertising. Ed Kirby, NAB Public Relations Director, in a letter to Howard Dietz, Metro-Goldwyn Mayer official and Chairman of the "Movies Are Your Best Entertainment Campaign", complained against the ...

5. Boxoffice Jul-Sep 1938

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... ! FIRST PRIZE s 50,000 00 - 5403 OTHER AWARDS! Get your free entry booklet and see the Movie Quiz pictures! MOTION PICTURES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT Simple block 24 sheet easy to make up locally. TO WIN MOTION PICTURES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT Suggested 24 sheet with red background to attract attention to your theatre ...

6. Motion Picture Herald Jul-Aug 1938

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... (''Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment") M-G-M has cancelled elaborate road-show plans for glorious ''Marie Antoinette," a truly road-show picture, in order to bring it directly to the public at popular prices as the first of the great ...

7. Boxoffice Jul-Sep 1938

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... HOORAH fOR we %*fLiiT£ ond blue One of the main objectives of the great industry cam- paign .. /'Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment" ...is to sell the country on the solid fact that motion pic- tures know how to give the American family the best in wholesome entertainment. And ...

8. Hollywood Spectator 1937-39

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... ★ THERE GOES MY HEART ★ VALLEY OF THE GIANTS STRAIGHT. PLACE AND SHOW ★ STARLIGHT OVER TEXAS TOUCHDOWN. ARMY ★ THE NIGHT HAWK Motion Pictures Could Be Your Best Entertainment ...

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... . Not since Hollywood rose to power has anyone come along to challenge the statement: "Motion Pictures are your best entertainment." Now a new medium arrives which has the potential to challenge the cin- ema's exclusive sway ...

10. Motion Picture Herald Mar-Apr 1939

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... !" BOSTON TRANSCRIPT It's easy to agree that motion pictures are your best entertainment!" BOSTON GLOBE "Adult audience screamed with excitement!" BOXOFFICE "Sockeroo! Will win Shirley a new army of fans, young and old!" E ...

11. Motion Picture Daily Jan-Mar 1939

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... !" HEDY LAMARR "A delightful entertainment experience! BOSTON TRANSCRIPT "It's easy to agree that motion pictures are your best entertainment!" TYRONE POWER "You'll join in the tears and the cheers! 1 N. Y. JOURNAL-AMERICAN "One of the screen's finest achievements! Inspired cheers ...

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... . * THE WORLD IS OURS O O Produced by the entire motion picture in- dustry. 2 reels. The fourth largest industry of the United States does a little expert selling in order to prove that motion pictures are your best entertainment ...

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... 86 TELEVISION: THE REVOLUTION conflict of authority. Not even the most rabid television addict will dispute the claim that "Motion pictures are your best entertainment." Of course they are. And will continue to be ...

14. Motion Picture Herald Jul-Aug 1938

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... July 3 0, 19 3 8 MOTION PICTURE HERALD 13 "Movies Are Your Best Entertainment WITH every promise of enthusiastic support from all factions, industry leaders on Wednesday launched formal plans for a far-reaching institutional advertis- ing campaign to be spread across the nation during the last four months of this year with "Movies Are Your Best Entertain- ment" as the theme song and slogan ...

15. Motion Picture Herald Jul-Aug 1938

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... MOTION PICTURE HERALD August 27, 1938 This Week n P ict u r e s m /NTERNATIONAL cooperation in the "Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment" campaign for ivhich the industry's showmanship re- sources have been assembled, coordinated and set in pleasing array for release to the public starting next Thursday is ex- emplified pictorially left and below by Canadian and Georgian exhibitors ...

16. Photoplay 1 Jul 1938 - 31 Dec 1938

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... . What with "Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment" and all the rest of the Hollywood super- sales phrases currently lodging in your hair via press, radio, screen and billboard, we thought we ought to toss one at you just to keep up with the times ...

17. Boxoffice Oct-Dec 1938

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... Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment in Modern Theatres That Keep Pace With the Times NminttnniiMW AVALON THEATRE, CLARKSVILLE. TEXAS THE PUBLIC SPEAKS The public pays the Exhibitor more freely and gladly if the Exhibitor meets his people half way with the kind of theatre that appeals to them in appearance and comfort ...

18. Photoplay Jul - Dec 1938

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... BY JACK WADE G • ENTLEMEN and Children First" is our own pri- vate slogan for Hollywood this month. What with "Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment" and all the rest of the Hollywood super- sales phrases currently lodging in your hair via press, radio, screen and billboard, we thought we ...

19. Motion Picture Herald Mar-Apr 1940

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... ! CHARIES IAUCHTON VIVIEN LEIGH Winner of the Academy Award fn her performance as Scarlett O Hara i •■Gone With The Wind." OF LONDON WOMETCO THEATRES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT Rebecca LAURENCE OLIVIER ■ JOAN FONTAINE (Above) The "together" angle selected by Jim Nairn, for top selling of "Sidewalks" at the Up- town, Toronto, was hooked up by the star head blowups ...

20. Boxoffice Oct-Dec 1938

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... ^ IMPROVED AMPLIFIER VOLUME RANGE RES ARE ^ OOR mhiaent ... MOTION PICTURES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT ADDS TO THE PLEASURE OF PATRONS AND PROFIT OF OWNERS ENABLES SMALL AS WELL AS LARGE THEATRES TO REPRODUCE SOUND AS RECORDED BY HOLLYWOOD MANUFACTURED BY ...

21. The Film Daily Jul-Sep 1938

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... novelties, were amazed to see a big banner strung high in the tent over the play- ground of the aerial artists which read: "Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment ...

22. Silver Screen Nov 1938 - Apr 1939

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... ! Just call me lea MOTION PICTURES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT! Silver Screen ...

23. Modern Screen Dec 1938 - Nov 1939

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... ! Just call me MOTION PICTURES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT! 5 ...

24. Photoplay 1 Jul 1938 - 31 Dec 1938

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... J.BO- le MOTION PICTURES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT! PHOTOPLAY ...

25. Boxoffice Jul-Sep 1938

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... . That "Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment" is a most potent publicity theme there can be no ques- tion. But, there must be more red blood in this re- juvenation campaign than can be found in mere plati- tudes ...

26. Hollywood Jan-Dec 1938

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... convenient for his fellow literary light City_ 10 MOTION PICTURES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT ...

27. Hollywood Jan-Dec 1938

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... -&Q- MOTION PICTURES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT! ...

28. Photoplay Jul - Dec 1938

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... J.eO- MOTION PICTURES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT! PHOTOPLAY ...

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... Timely Topics M otion pictures are your best entertainment. ... To those of us concerned with the making of motion pictures, that phrase ought to be more than just the catchy slogan of a nation-wide campaign to make the public more picture conscious ...

30. Boxoffice Jul-Sep 1938

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... assembled exhibitors here, when he rapped Air-Caster Jimmy Fidler. Manta complained of Fidler’s comment about the campaign recently when the commentator said: “The initials of the movie campaign, 'Movies Are Your Best Entertainment,’ spell out ‘MAYBE ...

31. Boxoffice Jul-Sep 1938

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... Plenty for the "Greatest Year" Concrete proof of the wholehearted ex- hibitor support being given the “Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment” drive is supplied by Olivia de Havilland as she receives a special shipment of “Movie Quiz” books for the ...

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... . Perhaps then we won't need the government to show us how to put our houses in order. * * * The "Movies Are Your Best Entertainment" campaign is well under way. Harrison's Reports, as I see it, has already gone on record as en- dorsing this effort to bring the public back to the theatres ...

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... ., which is an advertising agency with headquarters at Rockefeller Center, is handling the advertising for the "Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment" campaign. It is this agency that selects the newspapers to advertise in, communicates with them, and hands out the advertising ...

34. The Film Daily Jul-Sep 1938

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... ) 100 MICH JHEATERS OKAY AD CAMPAIGN it's "Motion Pictures," Not "Movies" "Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment" was decided yesterday as the ofticial slogan of the industry's advertising campaign. The word "movies" formerly had been used in place of "motion pictures." U. S ...

35. Motion Picture Herald Jul-Sep 1956

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... ,” “Movies Are Your Best Entertainment,” “Bring the Whole Family” (see below). The new popcorn design cup is printed in brown and yellow. It is specially treat- ed to resist absorption of butter, shorten- ing, margarines and oils. The “Vendolite ...

36. The Screen Writer Jun 1947-Mar 1948

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... . what belated but none the less gratifying kind of recognition for our craft. We were told that to the old and self-evident truth — "movies are your best entertainment," something new has been added: the movies must sell the American Way to the world, said Way being the Main Street of a small Mid-western town, which in turn goes to show what capitalism and free enterprise will do for you if you ...

37. Boxoffice Apr-Jun 1939

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... . MAURICE KANN Editor-in-chief LOUIS RYDELL Advertising Manager KILLED BY INERTIA B ACK in the days when the current excitement, such as it was, swung around the Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment drive, one of the outgrowths was a series of discussions dealing with the need for a central committee to pretty this industry's front with the public ...

38. National Board of Review Magazine Jan 1939 - Jan 1942

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... . Cataliua Island is a famous for exteriors. (4) 20. Scripts have to be, but are not always shot as. (7) 21. Onljf the most high-brow people would say it was your best entertainment. (6) 22. Who's romance had the fate of a pricked tire in a famous old silent? (6) 23 ...

39. Photoplay Jan - Jun 1939

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... . Despite the acrimonious controversy that has raged this year about pictures and picture per- sonalities, no one can honestly say that the stu- dios, particularly in the last six months, have not earned the right to say in truth, "Motion Pic- tures Are Your Best Entertainment ...

40. Modern Screen Dec 1938 - Nov 1939

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... . At a local theatre the other Sunday, a man asked the manager for permission to return in an hour. He didn't want to miss the lack Benny broadcast Pocketing his ticket, stamped "Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment" he left for the nearest radio ...

41. Variety Nov 1938

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... 24 VARIETY WeJnefiday, November 9, 1938 METRO-GOLDWYN MAYER PICTURES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT! CAPITOL VnOADWAY « Ultt STRKET 2ni Wg W«tb M-O-M p(»«iil« WALLACE BECRY MICKEY ROONEY RADIO CITY MUSIC HAIL 1* YOUNG DR. KilDARE ■ wtt, LE\V AYfiES ^ LiONEt 8A.RfirM0R ...

42. Boxoffice Oct-Dec 1938

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... . It is a groundwork for advertising, seconding the prevalent slogan that “Movies Are Your Best Entertainment.” For it is a well-known fact that pictures can be far from that in a theatre where the vestiges of House Appeal have lapsed or were never present ...

43. Hollywood Jan-Dec 1938

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... . H "I'd be there yet—or in jail—but for him," he repeats in a low and serious voice. The man he met was Angelo Patri, famous throughout the world as a child 14 MOTION PICTURES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT ...

44. Hollywood Jan-Dec 1938

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45. The Exhibitor Jun-Nov 1940

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... week’s meeting of AMPA at Jack Dempsey’s Restaurant. Other depressions cure suggestions made by Skouras were another campaign simi¬ lar to “Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment” and inter-company co¬ operation in exploiting worthwhile pic¬ tures ...

46. Boxoffice Jul-Sep 1938

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... . The blast, which by its own content admitted being inspired by the launch- ing of the "Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment" campaign, was is- sued through the Gotham headquar- ters of the Legion of Decency, and un- dertook to warn the industry that, drive or no drive, the well-known Legion would not for a minute relax its vigi- lance or its eagerness to challenge any motion pictures which ...

47. The Film Daily Jul-Sep 1938

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... . That corking campaign press book, invalu- able in itself, has proven a spur to exhibi- tor initiative, and the results, in part, may be noted daily in the special "Motion Pic- tures Are Your Best Entertainment" pages in this newspaper ...

48. Boxoffice Jan-Mar 1962

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... . Slugs from the Academy Award kit were used on newspaper ads starting seven days in advance, and the Academy Award trailer was used on the screen three weeks in ad- vance, plugging the contest, $200 in prizes, etc. The Motion Picture Theatr Is Always Your Best Entertainment bee the Oscar-Cast Tomorrow Night 9 ...

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... local institution, and also to sell the general idea of going to the movies for your best entertainment. The individual theatre and the individ- ual distributor can still sell the individ- ual picture as it comes along as in the past ...

50. Motion Picture Herald Jul-Sep 1956

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... . Good motion pictures are and will continue to be your best entertainment. Lessons from the Circus S OME small town exhibitors have become unduly alarmed at the suspension of the Ringling Bros. Cir- cus and other smaller circuses this season ...

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... . Mere parroting "Movies Are Your Best Entertainment" is hardly the dynamic promotion necessary to put across our industry's sales pitch. This is not a problem that is limited to any one division of movie business ...

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... . TEATURITIS' GRIPS THE TV NETWORKS: The networks are out after top feature films for showing during prime evening hours — even if they have to make them themselves. It was General Teleradio's "Million-Dollar Movie" series which convinced the networks that "movies are your best entertainment ...

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... ." In Schine's statement is implicit warning to TV to improve its programs if it is to improve its financial position and exploit the gains it has made. For TOA is embarking on a large-scale public relations program to sell movies to the Ameri- can public as "your best entertainment ...

54. Hollywood Jan-Dec 1942

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... ? A. As we say in Hollywood, "Motion pictures are your best entertainment." They arc for me. Q. Who is your closest woman friend, and what qualities make her such? A. Mrs. William Coctz, because she possesses sincerity, a great vitality, sym- pathy, honesty and a terrific sense of humor. Q ...

55. Motion Picture Herald Sep-Oct 1940

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56. Boxoffice Oct-Dec 1940

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... , don’t forget, try to make the public believe that “Motion pictures are your best entertainment” by way of SRO business everywhere! William Haggins, usher at the Loew’s- Poli. has been upped to assistant chief of service at that theatre, succeeding Sid- ney S ...

57. Silver Screen Nov 1938 - Apr 1939

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... . BOYS' TOWN This Packs a Real Wallop— MGM I've seen a lot of pictures in my time, and my time is your time, but never one that is so thoroughly satisfying as "Boys' Town." It is the best advertisement that the Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment cam- paign could have ...

58. Silver Screen Nov 1938 - Apr 1939

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... . "Black is the most distinctive color a woman can wear," Connie told a group u Motion Pictures Are Your BEST Entertainment" '"J^HE motion picture industry depends on your judgment and welcomes your chal lenge to fresh endeavor, to constant research and experiment ...

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... —the movies-are-your-best-entertainment campaign— was a notable flop and profits fell off, there was no great reduction in executive salaries and emoluments. It is notorious that the top executives of the movies arrange to cut up big slices of the cake among themselves ...

60. Boxoffice Jan-Mar 1939

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... !” . . . And from Leonard Mendlowitz of the American Jewish Out- look (Pittsbui’gh) : “1938 will be remem- bered as the year when the movies had to resort to a contest to compete with Bank Night and Bingo. ‘Movies are your best entertainment ...

61. Boxoffice Jan-Mar 1939

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... — The slogan of the recent quiz campaign of the film industry is some- thing of value that has survived for permanent use, the declaration “Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment” being in evidence in various ways through- out Ontario ...

62. Photoplay Jul - Dec 1939

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... . And headache tablets, bicarbo- nate of soda and such as antidotes for those brave souls who did. To top it all, the host gave out with songs and poems from time to time—in such intervals when he was not being interrupted by Master of Ceremonies Benny Baker and his own waiters, bear- ing signs ranging from "Motion pictures are your best entertainment, after all," to ...

63. Variety Aug 1938

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... . n AT POPULAR PRICES! As its sincere contribution and gesture of enthusiastic cooperation with the united industry drive ("Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment") M-G-M has can-' celled elaborate road-show plans for this glorious and truly road-show picture in, order to bring it directly, to the public at popular prices ...

64. Motion Picture Herald Jul-Aug 1938

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... . In this connection, George J. Schaefer, distribution executive of United Artists and chairman of the committee of the industrywide campaign now in prepara- tion with the slogan "Movies Are Your Best Entertainment," last week quoted an estimate of ...

65. Motion Picture Herald Jul-Aug 1938

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... . MARIE ANTOINETTE AT POPULAR PRICES! As its sincere contribution and gesture of enthusiastic cooperation with the united industry drive ("Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment") M-G-M has can- celled elaborate road-show plans for this glorious and truly road-show picture in order to bring it directly to the public at popular prices as the first of the great en- tertainments of the new season ...

66. Broadcasting Jul-Dec 1938

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... this fall for an institutional campaign built around the slogan, "Movies Are Your Best Entertainment". Full- page copy will be run in every daily newspaper in the country, except in those few towns which have no motion picture houses, be- ginning Sept. 1 ...

67. Broadcasting Jul-Dec 1938

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... . In a cover- ing letter, NAB will explain that the data is sought in an effort to develop a broad industry policy in the handling of matters with the motion picture industry. The sur- vey was undertaken after Ed Kirby, NAB public relations di- rector, had written Howard Dietz, chairman of the "Movies Are Your Best Entertainment" campaign questioning its action in ...

68. Boxoffice Jul-Sep 1938

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... . Spyros Skouras, president of National (Continued on page 42-A) Pledge n Drive 77 Support Unanimous support of the “Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment” drive is hereby pledged by three National Theatres-Fox West Coast circuit executives during one of the sessions of the ...

69. Boxoffice Oct-Dec 1938

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... — Douglas George, former Warner publicist in Philadelphia and now working in Oklahoma City, was able to place a series of ads gratis on “Motion Pictures’ Are Your Best Entertainment” in 22 papers around Philadelphia ...

70. Boxoffice Jul-Sep 1938

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... . These ads have been clev- erly designed to, first of all, sell institutionally that “Mo- tion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment.” There will be between 20 and 25 such ads running in about 2,000 leading newspapers through- out the month of Septem- ber ...

71. Boxoffice Jul-Sep 1938

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... ; the value of research and analysis and the study of audience action, and reaction. He wound up his talk with crisp, pointed periods on Motion Pictures, Your Best Entertainment. R. W. Bolstad, comptroller, confined his talk to the financial side of theatre opera- tion and management and Ben Geldsaler to the importance and intricacies of booking. Wendell Farris, K. C ...

72. Boxoffice Oct-Dec 1938

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... . Foster Jackson, of the Elsinore, Elsinore. Robert H. Poole, secretary of the Inde- pendent Theatre Owners, spent Thursday and Friday in Bakersfield assisting local exhibitors in promoting the “Motion Pic- tures Are Your Best Entertainment ...

73. Boxoffice Oct-Dec 1938

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... .” Along the Line of March An engineer of the 40 and 8 society locomotive from Ft. Wayne, Ind., ap- proaching one of the “Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment” bill- boards along the line of march for the American Legion parade in Los Angeles. BOXOFFICE ...

74. Boxoffice Jul-Sep 1938

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... (“Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment”) M-G-M has can- celled elaborate road-show plans for this glorious and truly road-show picture in order to bring it directly to the public at popular prices as the first of the great en- tertainments of the new season ...

75. Boxoffice Oct-Dec 1938

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... . The theatre, of reinforced concrete and steel framework, takes its name from Mt. Olympus, rising directly east of Holladay, a local suburb. Trailer lor Quiz Short Los Angeles—In preparation by Na- tional Screen Service is a 200-foot trailer ballyhooing "The World Is Ours," the "Motion Pictures' Are Your Best Entertainment" campaign short subject. C. W ...

76. Boxoffice Oct-Dec 1938

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... . "Red" Kann Boxofflce 9 Rockefeller Plaza New York, N.Y # Dear Red: Even at the risk of becoming repetitious, I find myself thanking you again for your matchless coverage. rely. PAUL GULICK. Coordinator PG:ct Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment Sales Executives Into Field To Negotiate Film Contracts New York ...

77. Boxoffice Jul-Sep 1938

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... ” and urging all citizens of the state to partici- pate “to the fullest measure in the cele- bration and presentation of the splendid pictures which have been prepared by the studios in their avowed purpose of demon- strating that motion pictures are your best entertainment.” Papers ignored it ...

78. Boxoffice Oct-Dec 1938

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... . Heating is also indirect. The Mermac Theatre is now in position to ply the citizens of West Bend and sur- rounding territory most persistently with proof that “Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment”—thanks to the property- mindedness of “Augie” Berkholtz ...

79. Boxoffice Jul-Sep 1938

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... ’ Are Your Best Entertainment” committee to join other noted screen writers in con- tributing by-line stories for nationwide newspaper and magazine coiisumption in Publicists Olenick and Weintraub recently sued their client (the other one ...

80. Boxoffice Oct-Dec 1938

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... . Just check any one of the answers listed for each of these pictures, state the name of the theatre where you saw it and your answer will count as a perfect score for that particular picture. MOTION PICTURES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT the placing of different copy in towns which have more than one newspaper. Ad slogans read ...

81. Boxoffice Jul-Sep 1938

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... . “Movies Are Your Best Entertainment,” but we still maintain that a modern movie is not very entertaining in a ramshackle, run-down theatre. It’s the old “silk purse- sow’s ear” situation. MOHAWKS ARE [oNO'ljVED Coo- Every day is "Parade Day ...

82. Boxoffice Jul-Sep 1938

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... “Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment,” says E. M. Hartley, head of the sound equipment di- vision of National Theatre Supply Com- pany. Hartley, just returned to headquarters from a Midwestern trip, reports a very satisfactory pick-up in demand for new sound systems and projectors, particu- larly in the St ...

83. Boxoffice Jul-Sep 1938

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... “Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment” drive in this area, and its upward effect on grosses in FWC houses, independent exhibitors of the community are manifest- ing more leisurely caution before ventur- ing opinions ...

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... public has come to regard film entertainment. Now, at last, a move has been organized within the industry to re-stimulate the public's consciousness of the glamour and enjoyment of Motion Pictures. A fund of one million dollars is being raised to convince the American public that "Movies Are Your Best Entertainment ...

85. Hollywood Jan-Dec 1938

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... ■ri:i«:OT/M&]«*]:i By LLEWELLYN MILLER Two Big Events in an Editor's Month The "Movie Quiz*' and Corrigan Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment | There is a most amusing story behind the slogan, above, which is being used in thousands of theatres and by hundreds of thousands of eager contest entrants in the big "Movie Quiz" now under way ...

86. Hollywood Jan-Dec 1938

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... receive the stunning Sonja Henie knit- ted garments and the figure skating blades which the little star endorses. Above you see her in the spectacular ice ballet number from My Lucky Star, her newest film, reviewed above 12 MOTION PICTURES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT ...

87. Hollywood Jan-Dec 1938

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... . Her crew is named Rolf, and he is a prize winning Great Dane 40 MOTION PICTURES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT ...

88. Hollywood Jan-Dec 1938

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... . You'll see it in Topper Takes a Trip 48 MOTION PICTURES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT ...

89. Hollywood Jan-Dec 1938

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... ! GINGER CAKES 1 cup shortening 1 cup sugar 1 egg 1 cup molasses 4 cups all-purpose flour 1 tsp. soda 1 tsp. ginger 62 MOTION PICTURES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT mm ...

90. The Film Daily Jul-Sep 1938

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... . Temporarily deferred by the ab- sense from the city of two other im- portant members of the negotiat- ing committee, Ned Depinet and {Continued on Page 4) 18 Scheduled by George J. Schaefer for the Next Fortnight Eighteen regional meetings rela- tive to the "Movies Are Your Best Entertainment" campaign have been scheduled for this week and next by George J ...

91. The Film Daily Jul-Sep 1938

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... (Continued on Page 4) U. 5. Distribs. Concerned by German and Brit. Dubbing for French Market Cliff Lewis Names Coast Committee on Biz Drive West Coast Bureau of THE FILM DAILY Hollywood—Cliff Lewis, chairman of the committee of "Motion Pic- tures Are Your Best Entertainment" yesterday announced the members of his committee ...

92. The Film Daily Jul-Sep 1938

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... this territory with the national "Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment" campaign this Fall. Maurice Shulman, president of Allied and Irving C. Jacocks, Jr., president of MPTO, will preside, and Dr. J. B. Fishman will report on the recent meeting in New York, at which the cam- paign was proposed and outlined ...

93. The Film Daily Jul-Sep 1938

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... . "MARIE ANTOINETTE" AT POPULAR PRICES! As its sincere contribution and gesture of enthusiastic cooperation with the united industry drive ("Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment") M-G-M has can- celled elaborate road-show plans for this glorious and truly road-show picture in order to bring it directly to the public at popular prices as the first of the great en- tertainments of the new season ...

94. The Film Daily Jul-Sep 1938

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... $250,000 "Movie Quiz" con- test, part of the "Motion Pictures Are Your Best Entertainment" campaign, will hit the 8,000,000 mark. This figure is predicated upon the big demand for the "Quiz" booklets in the opening weeks of the contest as compared with that experienced in like periods in other contests (Continued on Page 7 ...

95. Hollywood Spectator 1937-39

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... ; back to the husband’s back as he enters the "MOVIES Are Your Best Entertainment” By Mabel Keefer "What is that slogan soundin’ for?” said Files-on-Parade. "To bring you back, to bring you back,” the Colour-Sergeant said ...

96. National Board of Review Magazine Jan 1936 - Dec 1938

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... . Exhibitors will welcome the co- operation of the Councils in support of the drive, which is not only to stimulate theatre attendance, but to create good will and to make the public motion picture conscious. The slogan of the campaign is "Motion Pic- tures are Your Best Entertainment," and those in community motion picture groups who so actively give their effort to this work must agree with this ...

97. Silver Screen May-Oct 1939

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... —sow the seeds of peace in the heart of every human being. Give us more pictures that "pack a punch"—the "Dawn Patrol" variety. Sincerely, Murrell C. Wellman, Jotiet, III Dear Sir: Although heartily endorsing the slogan, "Movies are your best entertainment," I have just one criticism to make, and this irks me, no end ...

98. Boxoffice Apr-Jun 1963

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... — even the old B-movies, hacked beyond impact, and in- terrupted every few minutes for commer- cials—are still your best entertainment. “And television gets its biggest audience of the year when the Motion Picture Acad- emy presents its Oscars ...

99. Broadcasting Jan-Mar 1956

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... . Toward the end of Inside Beverly Hills James Stewart and his family were shown leaving their home en route to attend the cinema. In an obviously rehearsed plug, Mr. Stewart said: "Movies are your best entertainment ...

100. Motion Picture Herald Jul-Sep 1955

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... “Movies Are Your Best Entertainment” in editorial comment. ▼ Bill Hendley, manager of the Majestic theatre, Gettysburg, Pa., sends in his fine overall campaign on “Davy Crockett”—a good man in a good theatre, handling a small-town situation the way it should be handled ...