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Appointment with Danger

Alan Ladd is a hardened inspector looking to bust up a mob that includes a pre-Dragnet Jack Webb.

This post is part of the Jack Webb blogathon hosted by Toby at the Hannibal 8 689 more words

Reviews

E-mail Exchange with Mom, April 2008

This morning I wrangled with my mother about how she needs to come up to Cottonwood for a visit, and bring photos of my grandmother Caroline while she’s at it. 508 more words

Veronica Lake: Peek-a-Boo

Veronica Lake is one of the most iconic movie goddesses of the 1940’s. And leave it to several men to try and take credit for her trademark Peek-a-Boo hairstyle that made her instantly recognizable the world over. 682 more words

Women

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Mantan Moreland, actor & comedian (1902-1973)

Sally Benson, screenwriter & short story author (1897-1972)
Kitty Carlisle, singer & actress (1910-2007)
Alan Ladd, actor (1913-1964)
Mary Grace Canfield, actress (1924- ) 6 more words

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

There are worse ways to spend a Sunday evening...

This Sunday evening provided some excellent back-to-back on TCM — prime viewing with their mini Alan Ladd fest: This Gun For Hire, and The Blue Dahlia… 21 more words

Film Noir

DVD Review: The Badlanders (1958).


Directed by Delmer Daves
Produced by Aaron Rosenberg
Screenplay by Richard Collins
From a novel by W.R. Burnett
Director Of Photography: John Seitz, ASC
Film Editors: William H. 464 more words

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