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)
Valentine's Day is quite possibly my favorite holiday of the year outside of Christmas. I just adore a good love story, especially when it relates to classic film, so I knew that I had to use the holiday as an opportunity to get myself involved in some romantic discussions about Old Hollywood. While last year… Continue reading The First Annual Valentine’s Day Meet-Cute Blogathon — The Big Sleep (1946)
Is there an actor or actress in the realm of cinema whose work you're unfamiliar with? Have you found yourself stalling, not watching any of their movies until the perfect chance arises to dive deep into their filmography and uncover some hidden gems? Well, this is the opportunity that you've been waiting for! I couldn't… Continue reading Announcing The Second Marathon Stars Blogathon!
Just before 2018 came to an end, I came to the realization that despite hosting an array of blogathons by myself over the past three years that I've adored, I've still never co-hosted a blogathon since I began writing for Musings of a Classic Film Addict in 2016. I knew that 2019 would be… Continue reading Announcing The Jean Harlow Blogathon!
It feels like it's been forever since I've hosted my own blogathon, even though it's only been four months since I paid tribute to my first ever favorite actress, Natalie Wood, on what would have marked her 80th birthday back in July. Since then, I've seen so many inspiring movements on social media and beyond… Continue reading Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Blogathon — Comrade X (1940)
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!
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)
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
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
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