Talking Canada: Yvonne De Carlo in ‘Salome, Where She Danced’ (1945)

Directed by Charles Lamont Starring: Yvonne De Carlo, Rod Cameron, David Bruce, Walter Slezak * Published specifically for The O Canada! Blogathon hosted by Kristina at Speakeasy & Ruth at Silver Screenings * ¤¤¤ Synopsis Our story begins on “April 9th, 1865, somewhere in Virginia just after the Civil War when Lee surrendered to Grant.” … More Talking Canada: Yvonne De Carlo in ‘Salome, Where She Danced’ (1945)

Talking Leaplings: Jimmy Dorsey in ‘The Fabulous Dorseys’ (1947)

Directed by Alfred E. Green Starring: Tommy Dorsey, Jimmy Dorsey, Janet Blair * Published specifically for The Leap Year Blogathon hosted by Rebecca at Taking Up Room * ¤¤¤ Synopsis Brothers Dorsey The story begins in 1916 at the home of Thomas and Theresa “Tess” Dorsey in the coal mining town of Shenandoah, Pennsylvania. Thomas … More Talking Leaplings: Jimmy Dorsey in ‘The Fabulous Dorseys’ (1947)

Talking James Garner in ‘The Wheeler Dealers’ (1963)

Today we reminisce about The Wheeler Dealers (1963) Directed by Arthur Hiller Starring:  James Garner & Lee Remick * Published specifically for The James Garner –  He Thrilled In Them All – Blogathon hosted by Gill at Realweegiemidget Reviews * ¤¤¤ Synopsis “You don’t go wheeling dealing for money. You do it for fun. Money … More Talking James Garner in ‘The Wheeler Dealers’ (1963)

Talking Astaire & Rogers in ‘Swing Time’ (1936)

Today we reminisce about Swing Time (1936) Directed by George Stevens Starring: Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers * Published specifically for The Second Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers Blogathon hosted by Michaela at Love Letters to Hollywood and Crystal at In the Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood * Though I did not ever really … More Talking Astaire & Rogers in ‘Swing Time’ (1936)

Merry Classic Film Talk: ‘The Shop Around the Corner’ (1940)

Today we get into a festive spirit and reminisce about The Shop Around the Corner (1940) Directed by Ernst Lubitsch Starring: Margaret Sullavan, James Stewart, Frank Morgan ¤¤¤ This is story of Matuschek and Company – of Mr. Matuschek and the people who work for him. It is just around the corner from Andrassy Street … More Merry Classic Film Talk: ‘The Shop Around the Corner’ (1940)

Merry Classic Film Talk: ‘White Christmas’ (1954)

Today we get into a festive spirit and reminisce about White Christmas (1954) Directed by Michael Curtiz Starring: Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, Vera-Ellen * Published in participation with The Happy Holidays Blogathon hosted by Pure Entertainment Preservation Society * Synopsis Bob Wallace (Bing Crosby) and Phil Davis (Danny Kaye) are successful song and … More Merry Classic Film Talk: ‘White Christmas’ (1954)

Merry Classic Film Talk: ‘Christmas in Connecticut’ (1945)

Today we get into a festive spirit and reminisce about Christmas In Connecticut (1945) Directed by Peter Godfrey Starring: Barbara Stanwyck, Dennis Morgan, Sydney Greenstreet * Published in participation with The Happy Holidays Blogathon hosted by Pure Entertainment Preservation Society * Synopsis Elizabeth Lane (Stanwyck) is a writer for the magazine Smart Housekeeping and authors … More Merry Classic Film Talk: ‘Christmas in Connecticut’ (1945)

Merry Classic Film Talk: ‘Holiday Affair’ (1949)

Today we get into a festive spirit and reminisce about Holiday Affair (1949) Directed by Don Hartman Starring: Robert Mitchum, Janet Leigh, Wendell Corey * Published in participation with The Happy Holidays Blogathon hosted by Pure Entertainment Preservation Society * “Every surprise isn’t a telegram from the War Department.” Synopsis Connie Ennis (Janet Leigh) is … More Merry Classic Film Talk: ‘Holiday Affair’ (1949)

A fine end to Noirvember with ‘Christmas Holiday’ (1944)

Today we get into a festive spirit and reminisce about Christmas Holiday (1944) Directed by Robert Siodmak Starring: Deanna Durbin & Gene Kelly Synopsis It is Christmas Eve in the midst of World War II and Charlie Mason is a young soldier in the Army who has just graduated from boot camp. He is expected … More A fine end to Noirvember with ‘Christmas Holiday’ (1944)

Classic Film Talk: ‘Blood Alley’ (1955)

Today we reminisce about Blood Alley (1955) Directed by William Wellman Starring: John Wayne, Lauren Bacall, Anita Ekberg * Published specifically for The Third Annual Lauren Bacall Blogathon hosted by Crystal at In The Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood * Synopsis “You’re one in God’s footsteps.” American Merchant Marine Captain Tom Wilder (John Wayne) … More Classic Film Talk: ‘Blood Alley’ (1955)