Monthly Archives: April 2016

More on Newly Released Robert Taylor DVD’s

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The following is from the WB Shop. Now, please, Rogue Cop! ROBERT TAYLOR IN LOVE AND WAR A YANK AT OXFORD (1938) Robert Taylor begins to tough up his onscreen persona with this overseas MGM film – the Tiffany studio’s … Continue reading

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All the Brothers Were Valiant, 1953, Is Playing on TCM on May 2 (USA)

All the Brothers Were Valiant, 1953 is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Monday May 2 at 10:45 a.m.  Closed captioned.  This film was very successful, bringing in $4,628,000.00 or $41,258,706.67 in today’s money. This film has quite a good … Continue reading

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A Yank at Oxford, 1938, Is Coming Out on DVD

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A Yank at Oxford, 1938, Is Coming Out on DVD. You can buy it at WB Shop and other retailers. A Yank at Oxford is one of several films intended to “toughen up” Robert Taylor’s image after his success in … Continue reading

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Times Square Lady, 1935, Is Coming Out on DVD

This is very early Robert Taylor, but he does handle his role as the crooked nightclub operator turned honest by love well. Virginia Bruce is lovely, as always, and Helen Twelvetrees is a suitable furious dumped girlfriend. Nat Pendleton is … Continue reading

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Robert Taylor Trivia: French Filmmaker Makes Documentary About Taylor & Stanwyck

I received this message recently: Hello, I’m a French journalist and filmmaker doing a documentary about Taylor and Stanwyck. Is there a way I could contact you ? Thanks in advance.  Taylor biographers Linda J. Alexander and Charles Tranberg were … Continue reading

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Robert Taylor Trivia: You Could Own Marcus Vinicius’ Uniform

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Someone has listed a costume worn by Robert Taylor as Marcus Vinicius in Quo Vadis for sale on ebay.  This is the seller’s description: “Up for auction is a very rare piece of film and American history. This outfit was … Continue reading

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Two Robert Taylor Films Are Now Available on DVD

Valley of the Kings, 1954 and Lady of the Tropics, 1939 are now available on DVD from WB Shop and other retailers. Prices vary. Valley is a swashbuckler set in 1900.  It is about Mark Brandon,  the archaeologist who inspired … Continue reading

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