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Announcing Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Blogathon!

After participating in an array of incredible blogathons throughout the summer and making a lineup of blogathons for myself that I'll be participating in this fall, I started to feel inclined to add another blogathon of my own into the mix before the year was over. In the last couple of years that I've created… Continue reading Announcing Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Blogathon!

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The Fourth Wonderful Ingrid Bergman Blogathon — A Woman’s Face (1938)

Today is a bittersweet day for classic film fans. Not only is it the 103rd birthday of Ingrid Bergman, one of the world's most revered stars, but the 29th of August also marks the 36th anniversary of her passing. No matter which event you choose to focus on (I like to think of the former),… Continue reading The Fourth Wonderful Ingrid Bergman Blogathon — A Woman’s Face (1938)

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The Second Annual Van Johnson Blogathon — A Guy Named Joe (1943)

If you're familiar with my blog, you may know that Esther Williams has certainly earned her place among the pantheon of who I consider the greatest (and most underrated) stars of all time. One might think that by association I would have given one of those spots to her frequent costar Van Johnson, but I… Continue reading The Second Annual Van Johnson Blogathon — A Guy Named Joe (1943)

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The Fourth Annual Barrymore Trilogy Blogathon: Twentieth Century (1934)

I just love keeping up with tradition and participating in a recurring blogathon multiple years in a row. This is the case with The Fourth Annual Barrymore Trilogy Blogathon, one that has honored the great John, Lionel, Ethel, Drew, and the rest of the Barrymore family for nearly half of a decade. The blogathon has been… Continue reading The Fourth Annual Barrymore Trilogy Blogathon: Twentieth Century (1934)

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#CleanMovieMonth — The Best Code Films That I Discovered in July

While I am still utterly heartbroken over yesterday's news of the passing of the incomparable Mary Carlisle, I'm delighted to lighten up my spirits again by writing about my participation in July's #CleanMovieMonth, hosted by Pure Entertainment Preservation Society. The goal for the month was to only watch code-era films or films made between 1934 and… Continue reading #CleanMovieMonth — The Best Code Films That I Discovered in July

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The Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers Blogathon: My Ranking of Astaire and Rogers’ Films

I'm back at it again with another blogathon entry! This time I'll be discussing one of my all-time favorite onscreen couples, Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire! I'm sure that Fred and Ginger rank among the top actors for many classic film fans, and I also know that I'm not the first to put their films… Continue reading The Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers Blogathon: My Ranking of Astaire and Rogers’ Films

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Today is the Day! Day Four Recap

Not only is it the third and final day of the Natalie Wood Blogathon, it’s also finally Natalie's 80th birthday! Below you’ll find all of the entries posted today, July 20th. If you’ve finished your own entry, please comment on this post or on the blogathon’s announcement with a link to your entry. Let’s make this… Continue reading Today is the Day! Day Four Recap

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The Natalie Wood Blogathon — My Tribute to Natalie Wood

It's always been difficult for me to have one single favorite movie star. I hold a deep and sincere appreciation for a number of actors at any given time, and I've often said that I adore classic film stars even more than the classic films themselves. Despite this, only one deserves the recognition of being… Continue reading The Natalie Wood Blogathon — My Tribute to Natalie Wood

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The Natalie Wood Blogathon Keeps Rolling! Day Three Recap

I'm still so delighted at the outpouring of love for Natalie Wood this week! There are only two more days left in her blogathon, but there will be a lot more entries posted here today and on our final recap tomorrow! Below you’ll find all of the entries posted today, July 19th. If you’ve finished… Continue reading The Natalie Wood Blogathon Keeps Rolling! Day Three Recap

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The Natalie Wood Blogathon Continues! Day Two Recap

I know that this is pretty late in the day for a recap, but I hope you'll all forgive me and enjoy some of the wonderful entries posted today, July 18th! If you’ve finished your own entry, please comment on this post or on the blogathon’s announcement with a link to your entry. The days are winding down… Continue reading The Natalie Wood Blogathon Continues! Day Two Recap