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Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Douglass Dumbrille, actor (1889-1974)

Irene Rich, actress (1891-1988)
Georgia Backus, actress (1900-1983)
Joseph Kaufman, producer (1911-1961)
Cornel Wilde, actor & director (1912-1989)
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Classic Hollywood Birthdays

The Barrymore Trilogy Blogathon: Lionel Barrymore as Dr. Gillespie, in MGM's Dr. Kildare Movies

Modern day film fans are probably familiar with Drew Barrymore but are they aware she is descended from a family of actors that began their stagecraft in the 1840’s?!   935 more words


The Locket (1946) - reviewed by George

“The Locket” qualifies as film noir, but it quietly transcends that genre by its surprising excellence. It purports to tell the story of a sociopathic young woman, cruelly traumatized as a child. 258 more words


Foreign Correspondent (1940)

Destination: Amsterdam and London
Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Cast: Joel McCrae, Laraine Day, Herbert Marshall, and George Sanders
Running Length: 120 minutes… 361 more words


FOREIGN CORRESPONDENT (1940): "The female of the speeches is deadlier than the male."

FOREIGN CORRESPONDENT (1940) – Walter Wanger        Productions – Rating:  ★★★★

B&W – 120 minutes – 1.37:1 aspect ratio

Principal cast:  Joel McCrea (Johnny Jones/Huntley Haverstock), Laraine Day ( 1,784 more words

Alfred Hitchcock

HitchcOctober Day 19: Foreign Correspondent

Johnny Jones (Joel McCrea), a reporter for the New York Globe, has just been assigned to be the newspaper’s foreign correspondent in pre-Second World War England. 806 more words