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When it comes to movie musicals, there are certain titles that have become iconic. The Sound of Music...The Wizard of OzSingin’ in the Rain… 750 more words

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#52 The Bank Dick

Watched: October 21 2016

Director: Edward F. Cline

Starring: W.C. Fields, Cora Witherspoon, Una Merkel, Grady Sutton, Franklin Pangborn

Year: 1940

Runtime: 1h 12min

Note: since one sister (Sister the Youngest) fucked off to Oslo for a week, Sister the Oldest watched this one alone. 474 more words

Edgar Wright

The Bride Goes Wild (1948)

This was the third of five films starring June Allyson and Van Johnson (not counting Till the Clouds Roll By (1946) in which they both appeared but not in the same scenes.) They’d first worked together in Two Girls and a Sailor (1944), which featured Allyson’s first leading role. 3,700 more words

Comedy

Road To Zanzibar (1941)

Hope and Crosby continue their travels across “The Dark Continent” as a pair of con men who meet their match in the form of hustlers Dorothy Lamour and Joan Marsh. 132 more words

Film

Pre-Code Crazy: Red Headed Woman (1932)

Red-Headed Woman is one of my very favorite pre-Codes, starring one of my very favorite actresses, Jean Harlow.

So why haven’t I devoted a post to this film before now? 1,099 more words

Pre-code

BREXIT

Being an indigenous person I am an advocate for sovereignty, and that includes the sovereignty of a nation like Britain – the below is a copy paste of a comment made in the link that accompanies this blog. 573 more words

Evelyn Prentice (1934)

The Thin Woman

***This Review Contains Spoilers***

Movies like Evelyn Prentice give me one of the greatest satisfactions I get from watching films; discovering an obscurity from an actor’s filmography which I end up considering to be one of their finest films. 494 more words

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