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The Made in 1938 Blogathon — Alexander’s Ragtime Band (1938)

I realize that this entry for the Made in 1938 Blogathon, hosted by Crystal of In the Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood and Robin of Pop Culture Reverie, is incredibly late. Still, I'd like to mention that this week has been terribly hectic for me personally, and as they say, better late than never! I chose to really dedicate myself… Continue reading The Made in 1938 Blogathon — Alexander’s Ragtime Band (1938)

Cooking with the Stars

Cooking with the Stars — I Tried Virginia Mayo’s Miracle Diet

Hey, everyone! I'm sorry that I haven't been able to get this month's edition of Cooking with the Stars out as quickly as I'd like to, but I have a very good reason! As I've usually done for this column since starting it in October, I had intended to test out one recipe of a… Continue reading Cooking with the Stars — I Tried Virginia Mayo’s Miracle Diet

Discovering Tyrone Power

Discovering Tyrone Power — My New Year’s Resolution for 2019

Around this time of each new year, most people begin looking ahead and thinking about ways to improve themselves or accomplish their goals. I do this quite often too, but this year in particular made the gears in my mind turn even after January 1st. 2018 brought so many incredible moments for me as a… Continue reading Discovering Tyrone Power — My New Year’s Resolution for 2019

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A Century of Carole Landis Blogathon — A Scandal in Paris (1946)

I'm so thrilled to be back with my first post of 2019! Today I've devoted myself to an actress whose work I wasn't too familiar with until the last few months, but whose unforgettable onscreen persona dazzles audiences a hundred years after the day of her birth. I'm talking about none other than Carole Landis,… Continue reading A Century of Carole Landis Blogathon — A Scandal in Paris (1946)

Genre Grandeur

Genre Grandeur — American Masters: This is Bob Hope (2017)

As is the case with nearly everyone, the holidays have been a busy time of year for me. They've been so busy, in fact, that I simply haven't had time to participate in some of the classic film blog collaborations that I really care about, namely Genre Grandeur hosted by Rob of Movierob. If you… Continue reading Genre Grandeur — American Masters: This is Bob Hope (2017)

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The Ava Gardner Blogathon — My Visit to the Ava Gardner Museum in Smithfield, NC

It may be just before Christmas Eve as I write this post, but I could think of no one like the phenomenal Ava Gardner to ring in the holidays with, especially because today would have marked her 96th birthday! My thanks go to Maddy of Maddy Loves Her Classic Films who dreamed up the idea… Continue reading The Ava Gardner Blogathon — My Visit to the Ava Gardner Museum in Smithfield, NC

Cooking with the Stars

Cooking with the Stars BONUS Holiday Edition! — Gina Lollobrigida’s Christmas Wreath Cookies

Surprise! As you might have guessed by the title of this article, I'm back with a special additional holiday-themed version of Cooking with the Stars! December has always been an important time of year for me personally as well as for this column because so many of my favorite classic movie stars were born during this… Continue reading Cooking with the Stars BONUS Holiday Edition! — Gina Lollobrigida’s Christmas Wreath Cookies