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Saturday Afternoon Fever - Laura (1944)

If you were to pick one element from the mystery genre, regardless of era, which would you say is most integral to success? Is it the cynical detective? 655 more words


Book vs. Film Wars ~ Laura

Another installment in the blog battle between a classic book and the film it spawned.

I consider “classic film fan” as much a part of my description as my height and eye color. 3,096 more words


Past Imperfect - #423

Charley, middle: “Now, look here, Buford. This here’s what we call a ‘woman’. They can be quite nice to have around if you know what to do with them.” 269 more words


Day 19 of Noirvember: Tierney. In color. On her birthday.

The beautiful and talented Gene Tierney was born on November 19, 1920. We remember her today.

“I dated dozens of men, had fun with all, made commitments to none.” 33 more words


November 19: Happy Birthday Jodie Foster and Meg Ryan

Two-time Best Actress honoree Jodie Foster turns 54 today.  She made her screen debut in an episode of Mayberry R.F.D. which aired one day before her 6th birthday, and her feature film debut in the 1972 Disney film… 1,376 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

ON THIS DAY: November 19, 2016

November 19th is

Equal Opportunity Day *

National Adoption Day *

International Men’s Day *

National Macchiato Day

Rocky and Bullwinkle Day *

World Toilet Day * 958 more words


Five Top Five of November — Gene Tierney

Hello, everyone! I’m back with another installment of my ‘Five Top Five’ series, this time honoring the alluring Gene Tierney on her 96th birthday! Here I’ll be listing my top five films of hers, describing the plots, and discussing why I enjoy the films. 1,347 more words