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The AFI Top 100 Films: Gone With The Wind (#4)

Gone With The Wind (1939)
Starring Vivian Leigh, Clark Gable, Olivia de Havilland and Leslie Howard
Written by Sidney Howard (screenplay) and Margaret Mitchell (novel) 1,351 more words


They Died With Their Boots On (1941) Errol Flynn Day 5

I decided to save this film to the end of my Errol Flynn salute because there is a scene in this film that I must admit makes it hard for me to swallow. 445 more words

Daily Take

Never Say Goodbye (1946) Remembering Errol Flynn Day 2

Screwball comedy is not what we associate Errol Flynn with and although this film is by no means one of the genre’s classics it does show us that Flynn could play light comedy. 508 more words

Daily Take

"CHINA SEAS" (1935) Review

“CHINA SEAS” (1935) Review

For years, film critics and moviegoers have claimed that either Steven Spielberg’s 1975 movie, “JAWS” or George Lucas’ 1977 movie, “STAR WARS: EPISODE IV – A NEW HOPE” ushered in or created the summer box office film. 1,329 more words

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Reconstructing Mammy: New book planned for GWTW character

I wish this was simply a joke, but apparently it’s not. I guess it’s best to file this under “Oh Hell Naw” or “But their hearts were in the right place” (eye-roll).  2,662 more words


'Gone With the Wind' prequel starring Mammy may be a mistake

“Are we ready for Mammy’s story?” is a loaded question, with no easy answer.

But it’s a question that Simon & Schuster has prompted with the… 707 more words