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Many Rivers To Cross, 1955, Is Playing on TCM on March 18 (USA)

According to reports Turner Classic Movies will be playing a 48 hour tribute to Robert Osborne on March 18 and 19.  Therefore it is likely that this will not play. Many Rivers To Cross, 1955, is playing on Turner Classic … Continue reading

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Robert Taylor DVDs Are On Sale at TCM.com

Turner Classic Movies is running a big sale, including 14 Robert Taylor films. I would encourage anyone who wants these films to buy them now.  This would, I hope, encourage the release of more Taylor films on DVD. These are … 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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“The MGM Story”– a Terrific Book

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I just bought a book called The MGM Story: the Complete History of Fifty Roaring Years.  It is by John Douglas Eames, published by Crown Publishers Inc, New York, 1975. The subtitle is: All 1713 films of MGM described and … Continue reading

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“Many Rivers To Cross,” 1955, Is Playing on TCM June 5 (USA)

“Many Rivers To Cross,” 1955, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on June 5 at 12:45 p.m.  Closed captioned. This wonderful rollicking comedy set in the early days of the republic, roughly sometime in the Federalist era had to take … Continue reading

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Many Rivers To Cross, 1955

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This movie is a hoot.  Apparently it began as a serious adventure story but morphed into an all-out farce with two very compatible stars. Well worth a look.  I wrote this a while ago. “Many Rivers To Cross” was a … Continue reading

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Remembering Eleanor Parker

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Eleanor Parker, a star of film, television and the Broadway stage died on December 9, 2013 of complications from pneumonia.  Born on June 26, 1922, she was ninety one years old.  Ms. Parker had appeared in roughly 80 films, TV … Continue reading

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