Friday, March 31, 2017

The Odd Couple (1968)


Today, I'm reviewing the comedy, The Odd Couple (1968), starring Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau as battling roommates.

This article is part of The Jack Lemmon Blogathon hosted by Critica Retro and Wide Screen World.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Dance, Girl, Dance (1940)


Today, I'm reviewing Dance, Girl, Dance (1940) from pioneering director Dorothy Arzner. The film stars Lucille Ball (left) and Maureen O'Hara.

This article is part of the Early Women Filmmakers Blogathon hosted by Movies Silently.

Friday, March 24, 2017

Bette Davis and the Hollywood Canteen


Today, I'm writing about Bette Davis' role in co-founding and running the famous Hollywood Canteen. The photo above shows her serving coffee and doughnuts to World War II servicemen.

This article is part of The Second Annual Bette Davis Blogathon hosted by In the Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Monday, March 13, 2017

1001 Classic Movies: At the Circus


At the Circus (1939) is one of the 1001 classic movies you should see. The photo shows from left: Groucho Marx; Charles Gemora in the gorilla suit; Harpo Marx; Florence Rice, and Chico Marx.

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Humoresque (1946)


Today, I'm writing about the melodrama Humoresque (1946), starring Joan Crawford and John Garfield.

This article is part of John Garfield: The Original Rebel Blogathon hosted by Phyllis Loves Classic Movies.