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Cheap Chic 40th Anniversary Edition...

And a chance to win you’re very own copy!!

Celebrate the 40th anniversary of Cheap Chic with me – it’s a great vintage fashion title that’s being putting back in print for it’s 40th anniversary this September, and I have a copy for you to win! 284 more words

Vintage

Wild Orchids (dir. Sidney Franklin, 1929)

Be warned: this review features spoilers.

Wild Orchids is never going to be listed as one of the finest films of the silent era, but for those who adore uninhibited kitsch, then this Garbo vehicle is perfect. 1,057 more words

Silent Film

Charles Boyer

Who remembers the actor named Charles Boyer?

One of my favorite movies from him was the 1944 movie called, “Gas light.”

Charles Boyer studied philosophy before he went to the theater where he gave his debut in 1920. 272 more words

Past Imperfect - #290

Butler: “Madame, will you be requiring any more of my services this evening?”

Greta: “Really, Mauritz? Does it look like I’m satisfied with how this night has been going?” 164 more words

Humor

GRAND HOTEL (1932)

Edmund Goulding’s Best Picture Academy Award winning GRAND HOTEL (1932) set the standard for the ensemble cast concept of films to come. It takes an intimate view of a diverse array of characters whose lives intersect at the Grand Hotel of Berlin. 746 more words

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