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The Letter (1940) - Bette Davis and Her Unsympathetic Roles

Bette Davis liked playing unsympathetic roles; she actually preferred it. Her first one was in 1934, her breakout role, as Mildred Rogers in Of Human Bondage… 1,058 more words

Bette Davis

#298 Trouble In Paradise

(1932, Ernst Lubitsch)
“If you behave like a gentleman, I’ll break your neck”

Film noir is a genre I have an interest in, but it’s not always fantastic. 766 more words


SPOTLIGHT: Hot Pre-Code Hopkins (III)


Today’s entry marks our 300th blogpost and the end of our 60th consecutive week of original posts. I would like to thank all of my readers — those both loyal and casual — for their support and their interest in this site. 1,067 more words


It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Movie Challenge...... Trouble In Paradise (1932)

It’s time for my monthly challenge with Kristina at Speakeasy where the whole idea is to get the other to watch a film they have somehow missed over the years.  714 more words

Mad Movie Challenge