Today we reminisce about Grace Kelly * Published specifically for The 5th Wonderful Grace Kelly Blogathon hosted by Virginie at The Wonderful World of Cinema, Emily at The Flapper Dame & Samantha at Musings of a Classic Film Addict * ¤¤¤ I have sometimes mentioned that I did not grow up being exposed to Classic … More Grace Kelly: A Princess from Two Continents
You are wanted on the set, Miss Winters. ¤¤¤ October is here and so is the start of The Shelley Winters Blogathon. This is a three-day event dedicated to the whimisical beauty and talent of Shirley Schrift, better known as Shelley Winters. So, without further ado . . . cut to: A plush red carpet … More The Shelley Winters Blogathon has arrived!
Today we reminisce about Cesar Romero in Captain from Castile (1947) Directed by Henry King Starring: Tyrone Power, Jean Peters, Cesar Romero, Lee J. Cobb ¤¤¤ * Published specifically for the The 6th Hollywood’s Hispanic Heritage Blogathon hosted by Aurora at Once Upon a Screen * ¤¤¤ I dedicate this article to the memory of … More Cesar Romero in ‘Captain from Castile’ (1947)
Today we reminisce about Van Johnson’s Hollywood: A Family Album Written By Schuyler Johnson with Evie Wynn Johnson & Carleton Varney * Published specifically for The Third Van Johnson Blogathon hosted by Michaela at Love Letters to Old Hollywood * The popularity of motion pictures soared in the 1930’s during the Great Depression because they … More Classic Film Reading: Van Johnson
Today we reminisce about Robert Young in The Shining Hour (1938) Directed by Frank Borzage * Published specifically for The Reel Infatuation Blogathon hosted by Ruth at Silver Screenings * I was first introduced to Robert Young when ploughing through the filmography of my favourite actress, Joan Crawford. Joan and Robert starred in four films … More Cherishing Robert Young in ‘The Shining Hour’ (1938)
Today we reminisce about Irene Dunne * Published specifically for The 2nd Marathon Stars Blogathon hosted by Virginie at The Wonderful World of Cinema, Samantha at Musings of a Classic Film Addict & Crystal at In The Good Old Days of Hollywood * ————————————————————————————– As a dedicated fan of Classic Film, I am always on … More Ladies & Gentlemen, Miss Irene Dunne
Teresa Wright Centennial Giving Classical Cinema’s players another chance to shine in the limelight Now Featuring: Teresa Wright Of all the actors and actresses from Golden Hollywood marking their 100th birthday anniversaries, I was most excited to see Teresa’s name on the list. I have had an enormous admiration for her ever since seeing her … More Retro Actor Spotlight: Teresa Wright
Hollywood Beauty: Linda Darnell and the American Dream By Ronald L. Davis University of Oklahoma Press, Norman. 1991. ISBN 0-8061-330-9 (paper) Most of the books that I own are (auto) biographies of movie stars and various people within the industry who were prominent during the Golden Age of Hollywood. When choosing a book … More Classic Film Reading: Linda Darnell