Blogathons

Dear Mr. Gable: A Celebration of the King of Hollywood Blogathon — Night Nurse (1931)

I have to admit that the start of my new job on top of some of my other writing commitments have kept me from following through on some of the blogathons that I've signed up for lately, which really disappoints me. Nothing makes me feel worse than missing the opportunity to talk about any and… Continue reading Dear Mr. Gable: A Celebration of the King of Hollywood Blogathon — Night Nurse (1931)

Book Review · Interview · Summer Reading Challenge

My Review of Seen from the Wings: Luise Rainer. My Mother, The Journey and an Interview with the Book’s Author, Francesca Knittel Bowyer

When I think about underappreciated actresses from the Golden Age of Hollywood, I realize that a multitude of women don't receive the attention and respect that they deserve today, but few actresses fit this description better than Luise Rainer. Despite holding her own in exceptionally challenging roles and becoming the first person, male or female,… Continue reading My Review of Seen from the Wings: Luise Rainer. My Mother, The Journey and an Interview with the Book’s Author, Francesca Knittel Bowyer

TCMFF

My Trip to the 2019 TCM Classic Film Festival — Part Two

Time has been flying by since I attended the TCM Classic Film Festival last month, but that's okay with me because next year's festivities can't come soon enough! I was hoping to fit my accounts of the second and third days of the fest into part two of my festival coverage, but so much happened… Continue reading My Trip to the 2019 TCM Classic Film Festival — Part Two

Marking the Stars

Help Us Mark the Grave of a Classic Movie Star!

  I don't do this often, but today I ask my readers for your help with a cause that's extremely close to my heart. About a year ago, I was watching one of my favorite YouTube channels, Hollywood Graveyard, which tours the cemeteries and graves of classic film stars and celebrities in Los Angeles and… Continue reading Help Us Mark the Grave of a Classic Movie Star!

Blogathons

The Joan Crawford: Queen of the Silver Screen Blogathon — Johnny Guitar (1954)

I feel like it's been forever and a day since I've written an article for a blogathon! In reality it's only been just over a month, but I'm still so glad that I'm able to participate in The Joan Crawford: Queen of the Silver Screen Blogathon hosted by two of my favorite bloggers, Gabriela of… Continue reading The Joan Crawford: Queen of the Silver Screen Blogathon — Johnny Guitar (1954)

Discovering Tyrone Power

Discovering Tyrone Power — Films I Discovered in April

The day is finally here! May 5th is a date that I look forward to all year long because it marks the birthday of my all-time favorite actor, Tyrone Power! The suave, gorgeous star would have turned 105 today, and I knew that this wonderful occasion needed to be celebrated in the grandest of styles.… Continue reading Discovering Tyrone Power — Films I Discovered in April

TCMFF

My Trip to the 2019 TCM Classic Film Festival — Part One

After a long and arduous return trip from Hollywood and a hectic work week after that, I'm finally ready to share my experience at the 10th Annual TCM Classic Film Festival. I've mentioned this before, but I consider myself so incredibly fortunate because I'm able to save up and travel to this yearly celebration of… Continue reading My Trip to the 2019 TCM Classic Film Festival — Part One