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Bill and Carole: Post-Divorce BFFs

I am so excited to be participating in the Carole Lombard Blogathon, the first blogathon I’ve ever taken part in! And my small offering today is going to be about the curious tale of Carole Lombard and William Powell’s relationship and how it evolved through infatuation, marriage, divorce, the best of friends and the heights of professional achievement. 2,879 more words

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When Knighthood Was In Flower (1922)

Later in 1922, William Powell got a lucky break, “…through the misfortune of Jose Ruben, who was to have played the lead in When Knighthood Was In Flower. 531 more words

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Be Careful What You Wish For

I spent the Christmas break catching up on my laziness. Work has been more than usually busy lately, the ebb and flow having gained flow quite noticeably as the year ebbed.* And one evening, as I flipped through the 4000 channels in search of something to watch, I found a gold mine: a… 607 more words


Boxing Day Reading

What could be more perfect on Boxing Day than David Niven’s ‘Around the World in 80 Days’ on BBC2, a big mug of tea and a little light reading… 42 more words

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