Happy Anniversary, Casablanca!

It’s a tough choice, but if asked to name our favorite motion picture of all time, we’d have to say it’s Casablanca​, which premiered on November 26, 1942, in New York City. (You can still visit the theatre where it debuted, but you’ll have to watch the video to learn more about that.)

We rewatched the “La Marseillaise” scene recently, in which a passionate rendition of the French national anthem gives the patrons of Rick’s Cafe Americain a small but satisfying victory over Maj. Strasser and his Nazi henchmen, and though we’ve seen this wonderful movie easily a dozen times (probably closer to two dozen), that scene still gave us chills.

Here are 16 things you should know about Casablanca​, the official movie of Cladrite Radio…

Happy Thanksgiving from Cladrite Radio!

As we pause to count our blessings, we rate highly among them our listeners and readers, our followers and friends, and especially our Patreon supporters, who help to keep Cladrite Radio alive and streaming. We’re grateful for each and every one of you. We hope you’ll spend some time with our toe-tapping tunes over the holiday weekend, and we wish you and yours a very happy and healthy Thanksgiving!