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Pretty Boy. Private Eye. Powell.

Thank you, TCM, for letting us watch throughout Monday and Monday evening how Dick Powell morphed from a 1930’s pretty-boy crooner (who could really get on your nerves, frankly) into the very heart and soul of classic film noir heroes and hard-boiled P.I.’s. 37 more words

Shades Of Noir

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Ruby Keeler, actress, dancer & singer (1910-1993)
See Ruby Keeler throughout the day today in Colleen (1936) at 6:00AM (ET), Flirtation Walk (1934) 11:15AM (ET) and… 76 more words

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

"Are YOU Committed To YOUR Dream?"

                                           Are You Committed To Your Dream?

“Until one is committed, there is hesitance, the chance to draw back, and always ineffectiveness…The moment one definitely commits oneself…a whole stream of events issue from the decision, raising in one’s favor all manner of unforeseen incidents and material assistance which no man could have dreamed would come his way.”   Johann Wolfgang von Goethe… 192 more words

Dick Powell

Split Second

A little behind the scenes info on this good B noir 348 more words


The Land of As Soon As

Land of As Soon As:


Are you or someone you know stuck in the land of “As Soon AS”?

Most of us have been there from time to time. 439 more words

Dick Powell


42nd Street is the film that really made choreographer Busy Berkeley a star; and that, in itself, is telling. Although directed by Lloyd Bacon (a 1930’s version of a Ron Howard-type assembly line director), it was Berkeley who rightfully grabbed the honors. 1,013 more words

Film Reviews

Growth & Change are SCARY!!!

Growth & Change are SCARY!

If you are not scared you are not growing –  If you are not growing your are not living

If you are not living you are stagnant – Like a green pond… 97 more words

Dick Powell