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Musical Monday: Going Hollywood (1933)

It’s no secret that the Hollywood Comet loves musicals.
In 2010, I revealed I had seen 400 movie musicals over the course of eight years. Now that number is over 500. 764 more words

Musical Monday

Past Imperfect - #172

Gary really did try to figure out what might have happened, but he failed to make the connection between his head wound and the gun in the hand of his sleeping companion. 22 more words


Roadtrip Part One: I Want to be a Hearst

I have to be honest, when friends come to visit me in Los Angeles I feel a little pang of anxiety. I still don’t know where anything is here and driving still stresses me out. 1,181 more words


Everyone could be a winner?

You know how every so often, you find an article that revives your faith in human nature, you might say this is one of them? 438 more words


If you want to make me smarter?

Seemingly, you should buy me some chocolate! And believe me when I say, that I wont say no, if you offer it! Oh, and not only that, its the perfect time to treat me, seeing its my birthday on Wednesday. 707 more words

Job Interview

Picturing Eugene O'Brien

I am occasionally inspired to buy multiple images of the same person, although more often I acquire assorted photos of, say, Marion Davies over time. In the case of Eugene O’Brien, I bought the three images shown here in one afternoon – the effect was a bit like looking at a portrait bust in three dimensions. 314 more words


Cain and Mabel (1936)

  • I caught the last 15 minutes of this one time, just before I watched TEST PILOT (1938), and recall getting somewhat sucked in. That was before I’d seen any other Marion Davies movies, though, so I didn’t totally understand what I was watching.
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