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Easy Living, 1937, Paramount Pictures. Starring Jean Arthur, Edward Arnold, Ray Milland. Directed by Mitchell Leisen. B&W, 89 minutes.
A series of misunderstandings almost lead to a stock crash that could rival that of October 29, 1929, and all because J. 383 more words
It’s a Wonderful Life…I Mean World
The first 10 minutes of It’s a Wonderful World is just rather dull set up for an incomprehensible murder mystery, but when Stewart becomes a fugitive on the run trying to prove his innocence and Claudette Colbert enters the picture, it’s all smooth sailing even with the largely impossible to understand plot. 268 more words
It’s August, which means it’s time for another theme month. This time, I’m going to look at mental health through the decades. I work in the mental health field – tangentially, at least – so I feel like I know just enough to make random declarations about the subject, though not necessarily enough to discuss real issues. 724 more words