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Happy 95th Birthday Helen Gurley Brown

Today is the 95th birthday of the woman who is quoted as saying “Good girls go to heaven, bad girls go everywhere.” Helen Gurley Brown… 394 more words


Today in history 2/9/2017


Today in history,  Lord Darnley, the second husband of Mary, Queen of Scots (see picture below), is murdered in his sick-bed in a house in Edinburgh when the house blows up in 1567. 109 more words

Today In History

Photoplay Jan.-Apr. 1933

  • Cover girls (l.-r., in order of appearance): Greta Garbo, Joan Bennett, Claudette Colbert (almost unrecognizable here if you ask me), and Norma Shearer.

Grand Hotel

Not to be confused with the much more recent Grand Budapest Hotel or Hotel Transylvania, this 1933 classic similarly enjoys an all-star cast. It follows an assortment of characters staying in the Grand Hotel, the most luxurious hotel in Berlin. 304 more words


Anna Karénina (1935)

Anna Karénina, 1935, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Starring Greta Garbo, Fredric March, Basil Rathbone. Directed by Clarence Brown. B&W, 93 minutes.

Anna Karénina (Greta Garbo) is bound in a financially and socially comfortable, yet deeply unsatisfying, life at home with her husband of ten years, Karénin (Basil Rathbone), and the son she adores, Sergei (Freddie Bartholomew). 403 more words

Classic Films

Love Talking: If You Love, You'll Give [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO]

In this edition of Love Talking, Erica Campbell discusses what is perhaps the bible’s most famous scripture, John 3:16. In it, it says that God loved the world so much, that he gave his only son. 149 more words

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