Today's song is When You Wish Upon a Star performed by Cliff Edwards as the voice of Jiminy Cricket in Pinocchio (1940).
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Friday, September 25, 2015
Today, I'm looking at the classic football movie Knute Rockne, All-American (1940) starring Pat O'Brien and Ronald Reagan.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
This article is part of the See You in the Fall blogathon hosted by MovieMovieBlogBlog.
Friday, September 18, 2015
Today, I'm celebrating TCM and old Hollywood movies with a look at The Bad and the Beautiful (1952), starring Kirk Douglas and Lana Turner.
This article is part of the TCM Discoveries Blogathon hosted by The Nitrate Diva.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Today, I'm celebrating Lauren Bacall's influence on film noir in honor of her 91st birthday.
This article is part of The Lauren Bacall Blogathon hosted by In the Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood.
Saturday, September 12, 2015
From Claudette Colbert's forgotten legs to glamour shots of Tyrone Power, here's what was happening in the fan magazines of September 1940.
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Today, I'm reviewing the great gangster film, The Public Enemy (1931) starring James Cagney and Edward Woods.
This article is part of the William Wellman Blogathon hosted by Now Voyaging.
Sunday, September 6, 2015
Today, I'm celebrating Labor Day with an article about old Hollywood's two favorite working stiffs, Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy. Above, the boys are a pair of inept fishermen in Towed in a Hole (1932).
Friday, September 4, 2015
Thursday, September 3, 2015
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
2015 is the 75th anniversary of the films of 1940. Throughout the fall, I'll be celebrating the diamond anniversary of films like The Philadelphia Story, starring Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, and James Stewart.