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: ‘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)

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)

Cherishing Robert Young in ‘The Shining Hour’ (1938)

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)

Classic Film Talk: ‘My Sister Eileen’ (1942)

Today we reminisce about My Sister Eileen (1942) Directed by Alexander Hall Starring: Rosalind Russell, Janet Blair, Brian Aherne * Published specifically for The Rosalind Russell Blogathon hosted by Crystal at In The Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood * Synopsis The Sherwood sisters of Columbus, Ohio, enjoy a tight-knit relationship despite being very different … More Classic Film Talk: ‘My Sister Eileen’ (1942)

Contemporary Film Talk: ‘McQ’ (1974)

Today we reminisce about McQ (1974) Directed by John Sturges Starring: John Wayne, Eddie Albert, Diana Muldaur, Colleen Dewhurst, David Huddleston * Published specifically for The Cops Blogathon hosted by Dubsism * Synopsis Detective Lieutenant Lon McHugh (John Wayne), also known as “McQ”, is a long-serving member of the Seattle Police Department. He has one … More Contemporary Film Talk: ‘McQ’ (1974)