Monthly Archives: February 2014

“House of the Seven Hawks” 1959 (Updated)

The House of the Seven Hawks was a solid adventure story and it was well received by the New York Times. This is their review: The House of the Seven Hawks (1959) Mystery From Britain December 17, 1959 by A. … Continue reading

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Robert Taylor: the Well Dressed Movie Star

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In his position as a public figure, Robert Taylor was well aware of the importance of looking good. While working and in public he was always impeccably dressed. Mr. Taylor enjoyed good clothes and took a personal interest in his … Continue reading

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Robert Taylor Talks about Television

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Robert Taylor’s Thoughts about Television Taylor Talks Turkey TV Guide October 10-16, 1959 A movie idol calmly explains he is going into TV without illusions. I have no illusions whatever,” said Robert Taylor, lighting a cigaret and eying a cup … Continue reading

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Robert Taylor and the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II

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This letter has bits and pieces missing but none the less reflects an interesting moment in history.  The Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II was on June 2, 1953 and this letter was written days before that.  Among other things Mr. … Continue reading

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“Ivanhoe” Is Playing on TCM on February 23 (USA)

Ivanhoe (1952) is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Sunday February 23rd at 9:30 a.m. est.  Closed captioned. Wonderful movie! This film is an exciting adventure-romance which never once loses its pace or feel. Robert Taylor brings depth to a … Continue reading

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Robert Taylor, Elvis Presley, Col. Parker and Sausage

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Robert Taylor (letterhead) December 28  [1958] Dear Colonel Parker—- The answer to your letter of December 16th is—-“Yer damned right the sausage arrived and it’s good–mighty good!—-and if anybody tells you it ain’t you should slug ’em!” Seriously, Colonel, thanx … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day

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