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James Garner

When I heard the news about James Garner’s death, I was unable to make an entry on Talking Classics. However, I was saddened by the news but glad to have come across a good selection of his work since. 213 more words


PILLOW TALK (1959, dir. Michael Gordon)

As they are about humorous, convoluted and un/likely courtships, Romantic Comedies also often function as lifestyle fantasies. This feature of the genre was a knowing, blatantly stated component of David Wain’s recent Rom-Com spoof… 2,213 more words


'Mam, ik wil dat liedje van dat leuke tentje'

Het geluksmomentje van vandaag: mijn oudste dochter (5) kwam met het verzoek Doris Day van Doe Maar weer eens te draaien. Uitstekende keuze natuurlijk. En toen ze vervolgens ook Belle Hélène mee begon te zingen, kon mijn dag niet meer stuk. 9 more words

Best and Worst this Week - Legends, Heroes and Justice

1.) Great story this week – so nice to see something positive about Pit Bulls in the news.

2.) R.I.P James Garner. I know he was mostly known for his role as Maverick, but I loved him in The Thrill of It All with Doris Day (I’m a sucker for a good Doris Day movie). 18 more words

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One of his famous quotes…

Marriage was like the Army, everyone complains, but you’d be surprised at the large number of  many  that re-enlist

Who didn’t like  Hollywood extraordinaire…James Garner?  

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Brightside of Divorce #6: Like Doris Day, of The Office

So I am on the job hunt!  This is quite a daunting experience if you have ever been a stay-at-home-mom for 8+ years, but also kind of exciting. 358 more words