Monthly Archives: August 2013

Stewart Granger on Robert Taylor

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The following is from the book Sparks Fly Upward by Stewart Granger (New York, G.P. Putnam’s Sons 1981. All the Brothers Were Valiant  (1953) “Bob Taylor was the easiest person to work with but he had been entirely emasculated by … Continue reading

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The MGM Style

“A film still (sometimes called a publicity still or a production still) is a photograph taken on or off the set of a movie or television program during production. These photographs are also taken in formal studio settings and venues … Continue reading

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The Power and the Prize Is Playing on TCM on August 24 (USA)

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The Power and the Prize (1956) is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Sat, August 24, 2013 04:00 AM est.  *NOTE*:A TCM programming day begins at 6:00am EST on the calendar day listed and runs to 5:59am EST in the … Continue reading

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Conspirator Is Playing on TCM on August 23 (USA)

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Conspirator (1949) is playing on Turner Classic Movies  on Fri, August 23, 2013 04:30 AM est.  *NOTE*:A TCM programming day begins at 6:00am EST on the calendar day listed and runs to 5:59am EST in the morning on the next … Continue reading

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Taylor and Stanwyck’s “Honeymoon” in 1947

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The always fragile Taylor-Stanwyck marriage began to crumble after Taylor returned from World War II.  Robert Taylor had matured and become a much stronger man with a new sense of self.  Stanwyck no longer attracted him sexually as she reminded … Continue reading

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All the Brothers Were Valiant is Playing on TCM on August 16 (USA)

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All the Brothers Were Valiant (1953) is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Fri, August 16, 2013 08:00 AM est.  Closed captioned. This film has quite a good story by Ben Ames Williams, which was competently brought to the screen. … Continue reading

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The Making of Quo Vadis

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The following is from the program book Quo Vadis sold to moviegoers in 1951 for 35 cents. The task of promoting Quo Vadis on the screen in a manner worthy of the scope and significance of the theme was no … Continue reading

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