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Redemption and Remember the Night

Barbara Stanwyck was always at her best when her character came from the wrong side of the tracks. She seemed to have a natural affinity for those whose lives have mostly been filled with hard times, scrapping by the best way they can. 1,075 more words


Easy Living (1937)

When it comes to the screwball comedy, two names should always appear near the top of any list of important contributors. Writer/director Preston Sturges and actress Jean Arthur. 593 more words

Daily Take

Remember the Night (1940): Better than a Cup of Hot Chocolate


It’s a Romantic Comedy:
This one is technically not a screwball film, but I thought I’d go over some of my favorite romantic comedy classics in time for the holidays… starting with this heartwarming tale starring two of the greats – Barbara Stanwyck and Fred MacMurray, who are perhaps better known for their team effort in the noir classic  1,102 more words

Barbara Stanwyck

The Twilight Zone Episode 6: Escape Clause

Technical Specs

Director: Mitchell Leisen

Writer: Rod Serling

Cast: David Wayne, Thomas Gomez, and Virginia Christine

Composer: None (Stock Music)

Air Date: 11/6/1959

Production Code: 173-3603… 548 more words

Twist Ending