Monthly Archives: July 2018

High Wall, 1947, Is Playing on TCM on August 6 (USA)

High Wall, 1947, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Monday August 8 at 10 p.m.  est. Closed captioned.  I highly recommend this film.  Robert Taylor is playing totally against type as an injured war veteran who has a haematoma … Continue reading

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Handsome Men Can Be Noble Men

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by May Mann Baer (wife of Buddy Baer, Ursus in Quo Vadis) 1950 Original photos and captions, There are things that Bob Taylor is prouder of than his record as a fine actor and romantic idol. Rome.  There was great … Continue reading

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Stand Up and Fight, 1939, Is Playing on TCM on July 27 (USA)

Stand Up and Fight, 1939, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Friday July 27 at 7:45 a.m.  Closed captioned. Cynical Southern gentleman Blake Cantrell (Robert Taylor) is forced to sell his plantation and seek employment with a stagecoach company … Continue reading

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Camille, 1936, Is Playing on TCM on July 24 (USA)

Camille, 1936, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Tuesday, July 24 at 5:45 p.m est.    Closed captioning.  This is the love story of all love stories and shouldn’t be missed. This film further proves that the assembly-line system of … Continue reading

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Lady of the Tropics, 1939, Is Playing on TCM on July 14 (USA)

Lady of the Tropics (1939) is playing on Turner Classic Movies on July 14 at 6:15 a.m. est. Not closed captioned. For those who don’t realize it the Lady of the Tropics we’re referring to is Hedy Lamarr who falls … Continue reading

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Tip-Off on Taylor

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Movies Magazine, ca. 1940 At four o’clock one Saturday afternoon, Robert Taylor left the set, having spent the day testing under the technicolor lights.  The director called out, “Get a good rest over the weekend, Bob.” “Rest?” Bob repeated, “my … Continue reading

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Devil’s Doorway (1950) LOTS OF SPOILERS

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The other night I watched Devil’s Doorway and was so moved by it that I wrote the following.  The film is available on DVD from the Warner Brothers Archive Collection. Anthony Mann’s first Western the noir-flavored  Devil’s Doorway (1950). He … Continue reading

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