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Over the Rainbow by Judy Garland, Pink, Jimi Hendrix, Jeff Beck and Leigh!

Did you see Pink’s rendition of “Over the Rainbow”at the Oscars recently ?.It was the 75th anniversary of “the Wizard of Oz” and it was actually released 75 years ago. 340 more words

Glenelg Guitar Studio

Untimely Movie Review: Gone with the Wind and The Wizard of Oz

One of the more interesting bits of classic film trivia is that not only did Gone with the Wind and The Wizard of Oz reach theaters in the same year (1939), but they were actually directed by the same man: Victor Fleming. 841 more words


S is for Shout, Sister, Shout! [Book Review] @AprilA2Z #atozchallenge

  • Author: Roxane Orgill | Website |
  • Reading level: Ages 12 and up
  • Paperback: 160 pages
  • Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books (September 6, 2007)

“How to choose just ten?

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Easter Parade... Films you should watch

Easter at my mom’s was spent eating, napping and watching this amazing movie. Judy Garland and Fred Astaire… what more could you ask for?

A lot of times we chastise people for longing for the past, for romanticizing the times we’ve never experienced and sure like I wrote in my last piece… comparison is the thief of joy. 85 more words

Easter Bonnets and Parades

Did you wear a new hat to church yesterday?


I’m not surprised. There wasn’t a single Easter bonnet at my church yesterday either.

The tradition seems to have all but disappeared. 278 more words

Make Me Think Monday

The Wizard of Oz: Margaret Hamilton as the Wicked Witch of the West

This post is my contribution to the Great Villain Blogathon, hosted by three wonderful (and non-villainous) bloggers: Silver Screenings, Shadows & Satin and Speakeasy… 1,316 more words


Film of the Day: EASTER PARADE (1948)



A: “YOU DID!!”

Fred Astaire plays the big-headed performer who takes on naive Judy Garland as his new dance partner to make his former partner jealous and to prove he can make a star of anyone… 389 more words