Monthly Archives: February 2013

Taylor and Stanwyck at Grauman’s Chinese Theater

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One of the most prestigious honors for a Hollywood movie star is to have his or her hand and footprints immortalized in cement in the forecourt of Grauman’s Chinese theater.  The tradition began in1927 with Norma Talmadge.  Legend has it … Continue reading

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3 Robert Taylor Movies on Turner Classic Movies on March 4, 2013 (USA)

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Remember? (1939) is playing on TCM on Mon, March 04, 2013 10:00 PM est. Closed captioned. Remember, 1939. Dir: Norman Z. McLeod, Cast: Robert Taylor, Greer Garson, Lew Ayres,  Billie Burke, Reginald Owen, Laura Hope Crews, Henry Travers, Sig Ruman.  … Continue reading

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Robert Taylor, Comic Actor

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 Her Cardboard Lover, 1942, is not a terrible movie, nor is it a very good one.  A talented cast including Robert Taylor, Norma Shearer, George Sanders, Frank McHugh and Chill Wills struggle mightily with a silly script by Ben Hecht.  … Continue reading

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Robert Taylor, House Guest

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The following excerpts are from Me and Bogie by Armand Deutsch (New York, G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1991).  This book is available from Amazon.com and other online retailers. In 1943 the United States Navy had approximately eighty thousand officers. I was … Continue reading

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Quo Vadis Is on TCM Sunday February 17

The oldest, and to my mind, the greatest of the Biblical era epics, Quo Vadis (1951) is playing on TCM on Sun, February 17, 2013 09:15 AM est. Quo Vadis is a three hour epic based on Henryk Sienkiewicz Nobel Prize … Continue reading

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