Monthly Archives: February 2017

The Tragedy of Time

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Why did they kill Robert Taylor’s show before you had a chance to see it?  What will this disaster mean to a man who, after thirty years as a star, is as broke as ever. by Cindy Adams I have … Continue reading

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Waterloo Bridge, 1940, Is Playing on TCM on March 2 (USA)

Waterloo Bridge, 1940, Is Playing on Turner Classic Movies on Thursday, March 2, at 1:15 p.m. est.  Closed Captioned.  This was both Robert Taylor’s and Vivien Leigh’s favorite film.  Waterloo Bridge cost  $1,164,000.00 to make and made a profit of  … Continue reading

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Three Comrades, 1938, Is Playing on TCM on February 27 (USA)

Three Comrades, 1938, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Monday, February 27 at 6:45 a.m. est.  Closed Captioned. New York Times Review (summary):  Based on a novel by Erich Maria Remarque, Three Comrades represented one of the few successful screenwriting … Continue reading

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Knights of the Round Table, 1953, Is Playing on TCM on February 14 (USA)

Just in time for Valentine’s Day. Knights of the Round Table, 1953, the love story of Lancelot and Guinevere, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Tuesday, February, 14 at 2:00 p.m. est.  Closed captioned. The film was highly successful … Continue reading

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Robert Taylor Trivia: S.A. Brugh, Murder Suspect

Loren Estleman’s Brazen is the latest of his Valentino Hollywood mystery series.  In this excellent read, one of the suspects is calling himself S. A. Brugh.  I won’t say any more so as not to ruin the mystery. There is … Continue reading

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The Gorgeous Hussy, 1936, Is Playing on TCM on February 10 (USA)

The Gorgeous Hussy, 1936, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Friday, February 10 at 1:00 pm est.  Closed captioned.  It’s a story about Washington D.C. It’s about dirty tricks,sleazy operatives, scurrilous personal attacks and lies. The 2016 election?  No, … Continue reading

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Flight Command, 1940, Is Playing on TCM on February 8 (USA)

Flight Command, 1940, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Wednesday, February 8 at 12 noon.  Closed captioned. This is the film that got Robert Taylor hooked on flying.  Mr. Taylor started taking flying lessons right away.  His devotion to … Continue reading

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