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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


What a Teacher Leaves Behind

For Bill Powell, gone so soon

On the Adriatic Sea in the summertime the light on the water is like diamonds at midday. Without shadows the clean blue hues’ incessant sparkling hits the eye and may elicit tears. 2,074 more words

Approach To Learning

The 2016 TCM Summer Under the Stars Blogathon: My Top Five Picks for Hedy Lamarr's Tribute

We’re onto Day Ten of the best time of the year: Turner Classic Movies’ Summer Under the Stars! For those of you who didn’t get the chance to read my pick for Esther Williams’ birthday or if you’re unfamiliar with Turner Classic Movies, Summer Under the Stars honors a different classic film star during each day in August by showing a twenty-four hour marathon of their films. 1,319 more words



TCM airs 13 films and 1 documentary of the blonde bombshell.  Here’s the picks!

Saratoga (1937)

Harlow’s last film.  She died during production.  Her remaining scenes were completed by a double. 91 more words

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JEAN HARLOW ~ TCM Summer Under the Stars

Rochellemariah and I are suckers for Jean Harlow movies. My favorite Jean Harlow movies are Red Dust with Clark Gable and naturally Dinner at Eight with that MGM big guns ensemble cast. 71 more words