The Band Wagon, Singin in the Rain, Meet Me in St. Louis, Moulin Rouge!, Chicago, Anne of the Thousand Day, sSecretary, Love Song for Bobby Long, Whale Rider, O Brother, Where Art Thou?, Auntie Mame, National Velvet, The Greatest Show on Earth, Cleopatra, Roman Holiday,
Who are your favorite stars?
Audrey Hepburn, Elizabeth Taylor, Katharine Hepburn, Gene Kelly, Judy Garland, Fred Astaire, Grace Kelly, Humphrey Bogart,
Who are your favorite directors?
Stanley Donen, Gene Kelly, Zach Braff, Lasse Hallstrom, Cecil B. DeMille, Billy Wilder, Vincente Minnelli
About Me: Tell us about yourself/or your love for classic movies
Well, I have been a fan of old movies since I was a toddler. Then, as an awkward teen, I studied Audrey Hepburn and Elizabeth Taylor (among many others) to learn how to dress stylishly and present myself in an elegant way. In college, I wrote my thesis project on World War II movie musicals and I am a certified super-nerd on that topic. I have a degree in American Studies and soon I will be pursuing a PhD in English.
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To view The Wedding Night click here. The Wedding Night was doomed from the start. It was producer Samuel Goldwyn’s final attempt at making the Ukrainian actress Anna Sten into a Garbo-level star, and his persistence had become something of a Hollywood joke. The Wedding Night became known around town as “Goldwyn’s Last Sten,” but […]
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