Grace Kelly was not my first favorite actress, but so far in my discovery of classic cinema, the Princess of Monaco continues to be one of my most enduring favorite stars. I continue to adore her, idolize her, and attempt to embody her inner and outer beauty to this day, so it seems like it… Continue reading The 5th Wonderful Grace Kelly Blogathon — Grace Kelly’s Ratatouille Nicoise
Even though tomorrow marks what would have been the Princess of Monaco's 90th birthday, Grace Kelly fans worldwide have already began writing tributes to this blonde screen goddess! There are few events that I look forward to more than The Wonderful Grace Kelly Blogathon, which is hosted every year by Virginie of The Wonderful World… Continue reading The Grace Kelly Blogathon is Here — Day 2
As some of you may know, I've had to spend some time away from my blog and the internet over the last couple of weeks due to health concerns. It's been so hard to have the desire to cook, write, and discuss classic movies while not being able to do anything about it. I wasn't… Continue reading The Murder, She Wrote Cookalong — Ann Blyth’s Blueberry Muffins
Long time no see, classic film fans! I know it's been a little while since I've written anything for you guys, but I'm back with an awesome announcement! Virginie of The Wonderful World of Cinema, who has previously hosted four amazing blogathons in honor of Grace Kelly, recently got in touch with me and asked… Continue reading Announcing The Fifth Wonderful Grace Kelly Blogathon!
August has flown by so quickly, hasn't it? After taking a look back at the last few weeks, I don't find it difficult to believe that I've hardly posted on Musings of a Classic Film Addict this month. A lot has been going on in my life, and I've devoted the few moments that I've… Continue reading The Third Van Johnson Blogathon — Week-End at the Waldorf (1945)
It's the best time of the year on TCM, as the network begins their annual Summer Under the Stars programming! Each day in August, one star is honored with a 24-hour marathon dedicated to his or her work, and Kristen of the incredible Journeys in Classic Film and I invite all of you to join in… Continue reading The Summer Under the Stars Blogathon Starts TODAY!
It feels like it's been forever since I've properly participated in a blogathon, even if it's actually only been a few weeks. One would think that the summer would bring about lots of fun and exciting events for classic movie fans to participate in, but whether there are fewer blogathons in general or simply fewer… Continue reading The Joan Bennett Blogathon — Two in a Crowd (1936)