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A Sylvia Sidney Haiku

Soulful eyes embrace
Delicate soft lips to kiss
Beauty in full bloom

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A Writer's Haiku

A ribbon of words
Shifting thoughts dipped into ink
My type of writer

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31 Days of Oscar 2015

This is going to be a monumental task. More monumental than Summer Under the Stars even. So monumental that I’m going to have to add to it in installments.  3,307 more words

Classic Movies

Meopta Admira A8GO 8mm camera

A new toy, and almost mint condition! This is a Czechoslovakian Meopta Admira A8GO 8mm wind-up movie camera from 1965. It was found in a store cupboard and now has a new home. 81 more words

"I'm not so sure about that Bette Davis.." Three on a Match (1932)

That was a quote from the director when speaking to the WB front office about the great turns shown by the young cast members of ‘Three on a match’. 182 more words

Warner Bros.

Classic British Film: Brief Encounter

‘The Most Romantic Film of All Time’

The film may be 70 years old, and some of its values may seem quaint and outdated, but Brief Encounter was and remains a wonderful film. 431 more words

Classic British Films

First a Girl (1935)

Elizabeth (Jessie Matthews) is a talented dancer, but she hasn’t yet made her mark on the entertainment world. Instead, she works as a dressmaker while hoping to someday find success on the stage. 547 more words