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I’m surprised I don’t see more Lubitsch films. Like the last Lubitsch film I reviewed, To Be or Not to Be (all the back in July of 2014!), I immensely enjoyed the socially-conscious humor of… 632 more words


Photoplay May-Aug. 1930

  • Cover girls (l.-r., in order of appearance): Mary Brian, Ann Harding, Jeanette MacDonald, and of course Greta Garbo.

The Painted Veil (1934) - posters and lobby cards

“The Painted Veil” is one of my favourite films with Greta Garbo. She looks exquisite and plays very well her complex role. Herbert Marshall and George Brent are two elegant actors, too, and they fit as Garbo’s partners. 11 more words

Movie Memorabilia


What I watched: Ninotchka (1939)

How I watched it: library-rented DVD

Snacks: White wine

Synopsis: A trio of Russian comrades are sent to Paris to sell a piece of jewelry confiscated during the overthrow of of the Russian aristocracy. 261 more words