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Ways to improve your mood: "Shaking the blues away"

Can a movie from the Musical Golden Age be a good medicine for your soul and body? I think it can.

This week I am going to start this section showing you a musical number performed by two beautiful actresses in the Hollywood Golden Age. 264 more words

American Musicals

The Helen Morgan Story (1957)

Director Michael Curtiz continued his long association with Warner Brothers with this biopic of the famous singer from the roaring twenties enacted here by Ann Blyth. 641 more words

Daily Take

Once more with feeling

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I’ve been away from the blog for too long. But I haven’t been away from writing. In fact, since I last posted here I’ve written two novels and quite a few short stories, some of which have snagged me awards or prizes. 316 more words


Move Over, Darling

PLOT (spoiler alert!!!):

Ellen Wagstaff Arden (Doris Day), a mother of two young girls named Jenny and Didi, was believed to be lost at sea following an airplane accident. 1,124 more words

Movie Reviews

Romantic Comedies by Deb Julienne

I love romantic comedies, so it’s no surprise I love to write them as well. Two of my favorite reviews: Reminds me of a modern Doris Day romantic sex comedy, and another Bridget Jones meets Sex in the City. 1,028 more words

Contemporary Romance

The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)

The latest challenge from Rob is the Hitchcock classic

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Writer: John Michael Hayes (Screenplay) Charles Bennett, D.B. Wyndham Lewis (Story)

Starring: James Stewart, Doris Day, Brenda de Banzie, Bernard Miles, Ralph Truman, Daniel Gelin, Mogens Wieth… 716 more words