The Thin Man series, Dinner At Eight, Citizen Kane, Casablanca, My Man Godfrey, some parts of Marx Brothers movies, Young Frankenstein, Star Trek movies, just to name a very few! Oh, and Rear Window!
Who are your favorite stars?
William Powell, Myna Loy, Spencer Tracy, Clark Gable, Deborah Kerr, Angela Landsbury (sp?), Katherine Hepburn, funny females like Margaret Demont, Colbert, Lombard, musicals with Judy Garland and Mickey Rooney, James Stewart, Grace Kelly
Who are your favorite directors?
Hitchcock, Capra, Houston, etc.
About Me: Tell us about yourself/or your love for classic movies
Saw my first classic/old movie behind a sofa when I was 8 years old, and it began a lifetime love. I had the usual posters in my teenage room.........but of people either very old or passed! Saw many great old films on my small bedroom TV. Wanted to be a director in my youth.
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