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Watching 1939: On Your Toes (1939)

In 2011, I announced I was trying to see every film released in 1939. This new series chronicles films released in 1939 as I watch them.  730 more words

Warner Brothers Musicals

Switching Stations - Reruns

This was published a few days ago as La-De-Da etc; a title I despised.
I’m posting out of sync with myself which means I have to go back and… 593 more words


Preview: Green Acres - Season Five (DVD)

Head back to Hooterville hilarity with Green Acres: Season Five, starring Eddie Albert and Eva Gabor!

Leaving the bright lights of New York City behind them, Oliver Douglas (Albert) and his wife Lisa (Gabor) discover some of the most eccentric characters and zany situations in all of television history. 57 more words


The Fuller Brush Girl (1950)

This Frank Tashlin script starring Lucille Ball can best be described in a couple ways. Firstly it’s like a Jerry Lewis movie minus Jerry in the lead role. 622 more words

Daily Take

I'm a Fool (1954, Don Medford)

I’m a Fool gets off to a somewhat promising, somewhat precarious start. Eddie Albert is an onscreen narrator–precarious–talking about his younger days–his younger self played by James Dean–promising. 440 more words

Not Recommended

Green Acres: The Complete Series (1965-71)

Plot: Oliver Douglas (Eddie Albert) is a successful attorney in Manhattan, but he has been worn down by the fast paced, complicated urban lifestyle. He dreams of a laid back life where he works with his hands, though his wife Lisa (Eva Gabor) adores the wonders of big city existence. 584 more words


You Gotta Stay Happy (1948, H.C. Potter)

It takes You Gotta Stay Happy a while to get there, but it’s actually a road movie. Well, it’s flying movie. Owner-operator James Stewart flies his cargo plane from New York to California with a number of paying passengers (a no no), with co-pilot Eddie Albert doing most of the ticket sales. 894 more words