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Sorry, Wrong Number Review

Well, it’s time for another retro film. Believe it or not, this one also came out before the original Godzilla film. (Also? Check out some of my earlier reviews to see what I mean!) The title may quickly remind you of Family Game Night or the Sorry! 1,526 more words

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Sorry, Wrong Number (1948) Review

Leona Stevenson’s life is turned upside down when she tries to make a phone call one night and overhears a conversation of two men plotting a murder, even worse when she starts to think it is a plot to murder her. 401 more words


Deborah and the censorship (X) – From Here to Eternity (1953)

One of the biggest challenges screenwriter Daniel Taradash had to face was to turn the famously erotic, violent and obscenity-filled novel into a screenplay that would be acceptable to industry censors. 122 more words


Que calor!

Quando tá calor sempre penso no Burt Lancaster… Ui.

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Yvonne De Carlo in Criss Cross

Since I posted on Yvonne last week as part of the O Canada blogathon, I thought it was a fine time to follow up with one of her most popular roles, and share this piece I wrote for… 800 more words


“For nine years Deborah Kerr was applauded by critics, admired by fellow actors, and paid about 1500 pounds every Friday. But Hollywood didn’t really warm to her till the first time it saw her in a bathing suit. 97 more words