Classic Film Talk: ‘A Family Affair’ (1937)

Today we reminisce about A Family Affair (1937) Directed by George B. Seitz Starring: Lionel Barrymore, Cecilia Parker, Eric Linden, Mickey Rooney, Charley Grapewin * Published specifically for The Fifth Annual Barrymore Triology Blogathon hosted by Crystal at In The Good Old Days of Hollywood and Gabriela at Pale Writer * Participating in blogathons and … More Classic Film Talk: ‘A Family Affair’ (1937)

Classic Film Talk: ‘They Live By Night’ (1948)

Today we reminisce about They Live By Night (1948) Directed by Nicholas Ray Starring: Cathy O’Donnell, Farley Granger, Howard Da Silva * Published specifically for The Noirathon hosted by Maddy at Maddy Loves Her Classic Films * Synopsis An old jalopy is racing down the road with four occupants inside when it suddenly pulls over … More Classic Film Talk: ‘They Live By Night’ (1948)

Classic Film Talk: ‘The Wife Takes a Flyer’ (1942)

Today we reminisce about The Wife Takes a Flyer (1942) Directed by Richard Wallace Starring: Joan Bennett, Franchot Tone, Allyn Joslyn * Published specifically for The Joan Bennett Blogathon hosted by Crystal at In The Good Old Days of Hollywood * Synopsis The resemblance of (the) characters to any Nazi military figures is intentional and … More Classic Film Talk: ‘The Wife Takes a Flyer’ (1942)

Classic Film Talk: ‘Safari’ (1956)

Today we reminisce about Safari (1956) Directed by Terence Young Starring: Victor Mature & Janet Leigh * Published specifically for The Janet Leigh Blogathon hosted by Michaela at Love Letters to Hollywood * Synopsis The Kenyan wilderness is an attractive destination to foreigners who wish to witness the abundant and varied wildlife but moreover for … More Classic Film Talk: ‘Safari’ (1956)

Classic Film Talk: ‘Gold Is Where You Find It’ (1938)

Today we reminisce about Gold Is Where You Find It (1938) Directed by Michael Curtiz Starring: George Brent, Olivia de Havilland, Claude Rains * Published specifically for The Fourth Annual Olivia de Havilland Blogathon hosted by Phyllis Loves Classic Movies & In the Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood * Synopsis For every precious yellow … More Classic Film Talk: ‘Gold Is Where You Find It’ (1938)

Dreaming of Manderley: REBECCA in print and on-screen

Today we reminisce about REBECCA, the literary and cinematic masterpiece * Published specifically for The Calls of Cornwall: The Daphne Du Maurier Blogathon hosted by Gabriela at Pale Writer * I became acquainted with Daphne du Maurier through the many film adaptations of her work, mainly those directed by Sir Alfred Hitchcock. Over the years … More Dreaming of Manderley: REBECCA in print and on-screen

Classic Film Talk: ‘The King and Four Queens’ (1956)

Today we reminisce about The King and Four Queens (1956) Directed by Raoul Walsh Starring: Clark Gable, Eleanor Parker, Jo Van Fleet * Published specifically for Dear Mr. Gable: A Celebration of the King of Hollywood hosted by Michaela at Love Letters to Old Hollywood * Being an iconic actor or actress has its advantages … More Classic Film Talk: ‘The King and Four Queens’ (1956)