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April 18 in history

1025 Bolesław Chrobry was crowned in Gniezno, becoming the first King of Poland.

1480 Lucrezia Borgia, Florentine ruler and daughter of Pope Alexander VI, was born  (d. 645 more words


Favorite Friday Fiction: The Moon-Spinners by Mary Stewart

The Moon-Spinners. I love, love, love this classic book by Mary Stewart. She is considered one of the pioneers of romantic suspense. The book was made into a Disney movie in 1964 with Hayley Mills. 182 more words

Favorite Friday Fiction

An Invitation From Hayley Mills

A real treat to be invited to meet movie icon Hayley Mills after her performance in the play “Party Face”. What’s your favorite Hayley Mills movie?

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Win Tickets to See Party Face in NYC!

It’s March, a time when I should be outside, enjoying the birds singing, the sun’s warmth on my skin, blue skies and feeling the need to plan some fun spring break destinations.   411 more words


TCM debuts a brand new “season” this March.  Usually, TCM’s calendar year runs from March and ends with the 31 Days of Oscar festival.  TCM has hired two new hosts, Dave Karger and Alicia Malone to assist Ben Mankiewicz.  723 more words

Classic Hollywood

Hayley Mills in "The Parent Trap 2" (1986) - reviewed by George

With the twins grown up, we now have Sharon (Hayley Mills) divorced and living with her daughter Nikki Ferris (Carrie Kei Heim) in Tampa. She is planning to move the two of them to New York soon so has enrolled Nikki in summer school to make sure she can get into a school Nikki describes as posh and snobby. 374 more words


The Moon-Spinners (1964)

I have to admit that every once in a while, I pick a complete flop with our son. He didn’t like Disney’s The Moon-Spinners at all. 545 more words