The writing team of Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder score a bullseye once again with this wonderful screwball comedy. Another excellent title released in 1939, Hollywood’s banner year. 781 more words
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Remember the Night, 1940, Paramount Pictures. Starring Barbara Stanwyck, Fred MacMurray. Directed by Mitchell Leisen. B&W, 91 minutes.
Small-time thief Lea Leander (Barbara Stanwyck) is in trouble again, this time for stealing a bracelet and trying to pawn it a short time later. 466 more words
MGM, Paris, Steve Forrest and Anne Baxter all collide in technicolor for this mixture of noir, religion and romance. It’s a tale that sees handsome, square shouldered and rock jawed Forrest off to Paris to complete his religious studies before entering the priesthood. 682 more words