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I heard myself saying to myself once : “You talkin’ to me ?”.  I thought I was quoting Bob de Niro, but I found out later that his famous improvisation in “Taxi Driver” was a steal from an Alan Ladd movie twenty years before.  282 more words

Actor Cpl Alan Ladd US Army Air Corps (1943-1943)

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Actor Cpl Alan Ladd

US Army Air Corps

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Short Bio: After initially being classified 4-F in World War II due to stomach problems, Ladd was later instructed to begin military service in January of 1943. 49 more words

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MOVIE: The Glass Key (1942)

MOVIE: The Glass Key (1942)

Based on a book by Dashiell Hammett

Screenplay by: Jonathan Latimer

Directed by: Stuart Heisler

Alan Ladd, Brian Donlevy, Veronica Lake, Moroni Olsen, Richard Denning, Bonita Granville… 214 more words

Film Noir

The Jean Arthur Movie Poster Gallery

Bubbly. Energetic. Funny. Captivating.

Four words that can easily be used when describing what Jean Arthur brings to the screen. Let’s not forget beauty either. 203 more words

John Wayne

TCM Classic Film Festival: Build Your Own Festival

March 26-29, Hollywood CA

The TCM Classic Film Festival had an amazingly intimate quality, despite screening over 80 films and presenting multiple special events in ten different venues. 1,013 more words

Film Festival

The Ernest Borgnine Poster Gallery

Making the rounds today I came across a pristine copy of an Ernest Borgnine 1960 original film poster for the movie Pay Or Die. Reason enough to do a gallery on an actor that I have appreciated from my earliest years of watching movies and television. 172 more words


Past Imperfect - #104

The store detective grilled the intruder: “Do you really expect me to believe that you broke into this store in the middle of the night and did… 44 more words