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Musical Monday: Gold Diggers of 1935 (1935)

It’s no secret that the Hollywood Comet loves musicals.
In 2010, I revealed I had seen 400 movie musicals over the course of eight years. Now that number is over 500. 923 more words

Musical Monday

Pitfall on TCM Friday

Andre de Toth’s  1948 film noir Pitfall will be on TCM Friday, September 29th, at 11:45AM. The film stars Dick Powell as John Forbes, a bored insurance investigator, allegedly  happily  married to Sue (Jane Wyatt). 115 more words


Movie Review - "Murder, My Sweet" (1944)

One of the lesser appreciated aspects of a film noir is that most of them tell similar yet intriguing stories about seedy darker worlds and the equally seedy people that inhabit them. 535 more words


WGN Radio Theater #213: Philco Radio Time; Richard Diamond, Private Detective; and Gunsmoke

Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre on September 9, 2017. First classic episode of the night is: “Philco Radio Time: Love Is So Terrific”; Guest Starring: Dick Powell; (03-31-48). 79 more words

WGN Radio Theatre

Dumb Captions #40 - Television: The First Fifty Years - (a documentary)

There were so many mistakes here that I could in no way get them all, Eventually they became more entertaining than the program.

A puppet: Presenting a great Howdy Doody spectacular! 174 more words

Captions By Dummies

ClassicFlix (Teen Scene) - Review #24 Dames (1934)

From March 2015 to April 2017, I was writing the monthly Teen Scene column for the website ClassicFlix. My objective was to promote classic films among teenagers and young adults. 906 more words