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The Thin Man (1934)

The Thin Man, directed by W.S. Van Dyke was the first in a series of films that helped cement the status of two Hollywood legends of the classic era. 448 more words

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I Love You Again (1940)

William Powell, Myrna Loy, Frank McHugh. Dir: W.S. Van Dyke

Remember the movie rule I posted the other day that said, “If William Powell and Myrna Loy are in a movie together, watch it,”? 341 more words

After the Thin Man (1936)

William Powell, Myrna Loy, James Stewart. Dir: W.S. Van Dyke

I have, more than once, mentioned my movie rule “If William Powell and Myrna Loy are in a movie together, watch it.” I could say, “If there is a movie with the words ‘Thin Man’ in the title, watch it,” but the previous rule supersedes it. 550 more words

this month: "The thin man" Films

I may be mistaken but in the thirties screwball comedies were amazing.

This is my first post to tell you that this month I’ll be posting entries about the film series “the thin man” starring William Powell and Myrna loy I hope you enjoy them as much I enjoy the films… 13 more words

Myrna Loy

Jewel Robbery (1932)

William Powell, Kay Francis. Dir: William Dieterle

Jewel Robbery epitomizes everything that “Pre-Code Movie” means. There’s sex and drugs and I’ll wager that, had it existed at the time, it would have had rock and roll too. 267 more words

Libeled Lady (1936)

William Powell, Myrna Loy, Spencer Tracy, Jean Harlow. Dir: Jack Conway.

I realize I harp on this every time I write about William Powell and Myrna Loy movies (movie rule indicating that you are required to see any movie they did together, you know), but there are 14 reasons why, and this is one of them. 534 more words

It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad Movie Challenge.............One Way Passage (1932)

For this month’s assignment from Kristina at Speakeasy (don’t forget to check out her challenge) I’ve watched this romantic tale of star crossed lovers on their way back to San Francisco from Hong Kong by way of a luxury liner. 484 more words

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