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In Memoriam Robert Taylor

In Memoriam Robert Taylor August 5, 1911 June 8, 1969 George Cukor, director. “Robert Taylor was my favorite actor. He was a gentleman. That’s rare in Hollywood.” (W.F. Buckley, “MGM Moles Dig Themselves a Hole,” Column, Jan 30, 1990) Mr. … Continue reading

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Un-Dedicated Actor

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Un-Dedicated Actor I don’t know the source of this, but it is from a movie magazine from the early 1962 or 1963. He became a movie star because he “just happened” to join a college acting group. He was lonely, … Continue reading

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Small Town Girl, 1936, Is Playing on TCM on November 8 (USA)

Small Town Girl, 1936, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Wednesday, November 8 at 10:15 a.m. est. Closed captioned. For most of her career Janet Gaynor did nothing but play small town girls, the best known being Esther Blodgett. … Continue reading

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Ivanhoe, 1952, Is Playing on TCM on October 25, (USA)

Ivanhoe, 1952, is playing on Turner Classic Movies at 4 p.m. est on October 25. Closed captioned. Ivanhoe was one of the most successful films of the year and brought in over $10 million at the box office, about $89,823,018.87 in … Continue reading

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An Emergency Comes to a Mountain Cabin

This is from a 1950s movie magazine. I don’t know which one.  If it’s true, it’s a look into movie making back then. Notified that he’d star in a modern story, Irwin Shaw’s 32nd Day, (it’s about pilots flying between … Continue reading

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Ivanhoe, 1952, Is Playing on TCM on August 31 (USA)

Ivanhoe, 1952, is playing on Turner Classic Movies at 12 noon est on August 31. Closed Captioned. Ivanhoe was one of the most successful films of the year and brought in over $10 million at the box office, about $89,823,018.87 in … Continue reading

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Remember?, 1939, Is Playing on TCM on August 23

Remember?, 1939 is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Wednesday August 23 at 4:30 a.m. (actually August 24) est.  Closed captioned. Greer Garson was a rising star in 1939 and this film was her follow up to “Goodbye Mr. Chips.” … Continue reading

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