Classic Film Talk: ‘Boomerang’ (1947)

Today we reminisce about Boomerang! (1947) Directed by Elia Kazan Starring: Dana Andrews, Lee J. Cobb, Jane Wyatt, Arthur Kennedy, Sam Levene * Published specifically for the Arthur Kennedy’s Conquest of the Screen Blogathon hosted by Virginie at The Wonderful World of Cinema * The story you are about to witness is based on facts. … More Classic Film Talk: ‘Boomerang’ (1947)

Classic Film Talk: ‘The Hoodlum Saint’ (1946)

Today we reminisce about The Hoodlum Saint (1946) Directed by Norman Taurog Starring: William Powell, Esther Williams, Angela Lansbury, James Gleason * Published specifically for the Adoring Angela Lansbury Blogathon hosted by Gill at Reel Weegie Midget Reviews * Synopsis Major Terence “Terry” O’Neill (William Powell) has just returned to Baltimore after fighting in France … More Classic Film Talk: ‘The Hoodlum Saint’ (1946)

Announcing the Joan Crawford: Queen of the Silver Screen Blogathon

I had always been interested in pop culture while growing up; loving television shows like Entertainment Tonight and completing People crossword puzzles in my spare time. Not being much of a bookworm other than for academic purposes, I did not discover the joy of celebrity biographies and autobiographies until I was in my late teens. … More Announcing the Joan Crawford: Queen of the Silver Screen Blogathon

Classic Film Talk: ‘Affair with a Stranger’ (1953)

Today we reminisce about Affair with a Stranger (1953) Directed by Roy Rowland Starring: Jean Simmons & Victor Mature * Published specifically for the 90 Years of Jean Simmons Blogathon hosted by Virginie at The Wonderful World of Cinema and Laura at Phyllis Loves Classic Movies *   Synopsis Playwright William “Bill” Blakeley (Victor Mature) … More Classic Film Talk: ‘Affair with a Stranger’ (1953)

AFI 100: ‘The Maltese Falcon’ (1941)

Film #73 in FilmExodus’ AFI 100 Movies Directed by John Huston Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Peter Lorre, Sydney Greenstreet The world is not always a pretty place. There is an abundance of crime, violence, dishonesty, inequality, poverty, hunger… plagues that exist today and that have been around for a long time. Nostalgia makes it … More AFI 100: ‘The Maltese Falcon’ (1941)

Classic Film Talk: ‘The Two Mrs. Carrolls’ (1947)

Today we reminisce about The Two Mrs. Carrolls (1947) Directed by Peter Godfrey Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Barbara Stanwyck, Alexis Smith * Published specifically for The Second Remembering Barbara Stanwyck Blogathon hosted by Maddy at Maddy Loves Her Classic Films and Crystal at In The Good Old Days of Old Hollywood * Synopsis The story begins … More Classic Film Talk: ‘The Two Mrs. Carrolls’ (1947)