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I've Confessed To The Breeze I Love YOUMANS (VI)

Welcome to a new Musical Theatre Monday and the continuation of our first series on the works of composer Vincent Youmans, best known today for  501 more words

Broadway

Nancy Goes to Rio (1950)

Before Jane Powell conquered the backwoods in Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954) or got in trouble with the Navy in Hit the Deck… 6,032 more words

Comedy

Blu-ray Review: A Letter to Three Wives

Starring: Ann Sothern, Kirk Douglas, Linda Darnell
Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

It’s hard now not to see shades of Desperate Housewives and the goings-on on Wisteria Lane in this sparkling comedy from the Joseph L. 465 more words

Review

Dangerous Number (1937)

Hank Medhill (Robert Young) has spent the past year in Japan on business. He works for the family garment company, and went abroad to learn how to make artificial silk. 466 more words

Film

An Early View of West Coast Swing

West Coast Swing (WCS) has an interesting history as mentioned in an earlier post, and I recently came across a movie clip that illustrates its early look. 331 more words

Danger - Love at Work (1937)

Danger – Love at Work (1937)

★★★✰✰


Starring: Ann Sothern, Jack Haley, Edward Everett Horton
Director: Otto Preminger
Screenplay: James Edward Grant, Ben Markson… 115 more words

1930s

Setter's 'Spectives: The Pain of Bothering With 'Nancy Goes to Rio'

When you’re looking for Carmen Miranda to save a movie, you know something’s really wrong with it.

I was hoping for a bit of that salvation from Miranda while watching… 187 more words

Film