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Classic Film Favorites: TCM Spotlight on Van Johnson

Every year I look forward to the Turner Classic Movies “Summer Under the Stars” because each day a different actor from the classic era is highlighted. 802 more words


History Through Hollywood: Esther Williams, swimmer

Like many of you, I’ve been enjoying the Rio Olympics for the last two weeks. The swimming events were particularly fun to watch, and of course they made me think of… 3,018 more words


Esther Williams and the Canceled Olympics

What do you do when you’re an athlete and the Olympics are canceled? Become one of Hollywood’s top stars.

At least, that’s what Esther Williams did. 951 more words

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TCM airs 13 films starring the Million Dollar Mermaid and celebrates what would have been her 95th birthday today.  Here are my picks:

Bathing Beauty (1944) 78 more words

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August 8: Happy Birthday Dustin Hoffman and JC Chasez

Two-time Oscar winning actor, Dustin Hoffman turns 79 today.  Before hitting it big, Hoffman was roomies with Gene Hackman.  Hoffman hit it big when he starred in Mike Nichols’ comedy, The Graduate in 1967.   798 more words

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