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1940s Inspired Swing Shorts

I thought I’d start with something a little bit smaller to kick off the project posts. Kind of dip my toes in the pool before diving in, if you will. 293 more words

Puttin' on the Ritz!

Today I am using my powers of research to answer a question for my Grandmother, “Whatever happened to The Ritz Brothers?”

Good question. I am a Marx Brothers fan, my mom and aunt love The Three Stooges, but my grandmother swears The Ritz  Brothers are funnier than all of them put together. 952 more words


Cottage to Let (1941)

Mrs. Barrington (Jeanne De Casalis) is the wealthy head of a Scottish estate. She has big wartime plans for the extra cottage on her property. She’s decided to take in a few child evacuees… but has also offered the cottage to a man named Charles Dimble (Alastair Sim), 370 more words