Breakfast at Tiffanys, Some Like it Hot, Wizard of Oz, Rear Window, The Glenn Miller Story, It's a Wonderful Life, All About Eve, What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?, Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte, Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, Bringing Up Baby, To Catch a Thief, Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House, Arsenic and Old Lace, Summertime, Gone With The Wind, How To Marry a Millionaire, The Prince and the Showgirl, The Seven Year Itch, Niagara, Bus Stop, Sunset Boulevard, Spellbound, Rebecca, Vertigo, Tootsie, GiGi, Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe, Driving Miss Daisy, *batteries not included, The Goonies, Stage Door,
Who are your favorite stars?
Katharine Hepburn, Marilyn Monroe, Cary Grant, James Stewart, Jack Lemmon, Spencer Tracy, Ingrid Bergman, Rod Taylor, Elizabeth Taylor, Gloria Swanson, Audrey Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, Gregory Peck, Laurence Olivier, Dustin Hoffman,
Who are your favorite directors?
Frank Capra, Cecil B. DeMille, Alfred Hitchcock, Howard Hawks, Billy Wilder, George Cukor,
About Me: Tell us about yourself/or your love for classic movies
To view Perfect Understanding click here. In 1929, after a successful career in silent film and at the height of her popularity, Gloria Swanson was preparing for her transition to “talkies,” the earliest, raw experiments in bringing sound to motion pictures. Her sound debut was in the 1929 drama written and directed by Edmund Goulding, The […]
To view Burden of Dreams click here. “If I abandon this project I would be a man without dreams and I don’t want to live like that. I live my life or I end my life with this project.” That’s how Werner Herzog responded to his investors in Germany asking him if he had the will […]
To view L’Eclisse click here. FilmStruck is currently streaming 11 films featuring Alain Delon as part of their “Icons: Alain Delon” theme and for the next 4 weeks I’ll be spotlighting a few of my favorite titles in this collection. To learn more about the French actor please see a previous post I wrote in 2010 […]