Monthly Archives: April 2015

Johnny Eager, 1941, Is Playing on TCM on April 30 (USA)

Johnny Eager (1942)  is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Thu, April 30, 2015 08:15 AM est.  Closed captioned. Directed by Mervyn LeRoy. Cast: Robert Taylor, Lana Turner, Edward Arnold, Van Heflin, Robert Sterling, Patricia Dane, Glenda Farrell, Barry Nelson. … Continue reading

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The Crowd Roars, 1938, Is Playing on TCM on April 28 (USA)

The Crowd Roars (1938) is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Tue, April 28, 2015 05:00 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 morning on … Continue reading

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Robert Taylor Enjoying a Most Enviable Position

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Robert Taylor Enjoying Most Enviable Position The Evening Independent August 23, 1947 by Bob Thomas Hollywood-AP-Having reached he third and most important area of film-stardom–the plateau–Robert Taylor is a thoroughly happy man. Bob, an honest and likeable guy, was relaxing … Continue reading

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Above and Beyond, 1952 Is Playing on TCM on April 21 (USA)

Above and Beyond,1952, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Tuesday April 21 at 12.15 p.m.  Closed captioned. Considering that  Above and Beyond was made during the height of the hysteria now known as McCarthyism, one would have expected a … Continue reading

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Ride Vaquero Is Playing on TCM on April 22 (USA)

Ride, Vaquero! (1953) is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Wed, April 22, 2015 01:45 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 … Continue reading

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Devil’s Doorway, 1950

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Devil’s Doorway is an indescribably sad movie. It is directed by Anthony Mann and photographed in Caravaggesque black and white by cinematographer John Alton. The film is a story about war, peace, love and bigotry. At the end of the … Continue reading

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In Praise of a Handsome Man (part 1)

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It’s Spring and in the northern hemisphere life returns. We wait anxiously for the first snowdrop, the first crocus, daffodil, tulip. It is a time for life, love and beauty. So, in the spirit of  love and beauty, I present … Continue reading

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