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Reckless (1935)

Stage starlet Mona Leslie (Jean Harlow) has been jailed for reckless driving, but luckily for the young lady, her grandmother (May Robson) is determined to bust her out of the place. 775 more words


Election Cure: Stop the Madness, Start the Screwball

Is this Presidential election leaving you feeling a bit screwy?  Have you developed uncontrollable nail biting, teeth grinding, or trembling?   Well, have I got the thing for you!   345 more words

Classic Film

The Thin Man

The Thin Man (1934, MGM) is a movie that doesn’t need another review or description written. Us classic movie fans have read or written so many articles and blog posts about it over the years. 666 more words


Listless Parisian romance: Man of the World (Richard Wallace, 1931)

Man of the World features William Powell and Carole Lombard, and given what later transpired between them personally and professionally, you’d be forgiven for having some high expectations of them. 339 more words


Classic Movie Cocktails:Nick Charles Inaugural Trio

This post kicks off a monthly feature on the Classic Movies and More blog in which we will feature a cocktail/classic movie connection once a month.   186 more words

Classic Movie Cocktails

The Sunday Intertitle: Various Kinds of Eggs

Lots of entertaining intertitles in SPECIAL DELIVERY, but this was my favourite. Madge is played by the unfortunately-named Jobyna Ralston, who keeps showing up at… 387 more words