His Girl Friday, Roman Holiday, Ella Enchanted, Annie Get Your Gun, It Happened One Night, Come September, Calamity Jane, That Funny Feeling, Casablanca, The Magnificent Seven, Emma, The More The Merrier, The Barkleys Of Broadway, The Lemon Drop Kid, The Moon Spinners, The Thin Man Series, Spellbound, Notorious, Gidget, Guys And Dolls, Kiss Me Kate, Laura, Pride & Prejudice, Mr. And Mrs Smith (Carole and Robert!!!!), The Lost Weekend, Rebel Without A Cause, Pillow Talk, How To Steal A Million, If A Man Answers, The Third Man, Gaslight, East Of Eden, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Santa Fe Trail, Some Like It Hot, The Trouble With Harry, To Be Or Not To Be, Designing Woman, The Awful Truth, To Catch A Thief, Road To series, The Bachelor And The Bobbysoxer, Dial M For Murder, Arsenic And Old Lace, My Fair Lady, Charade, anything Hitchcock...and absolutely many more...but I can never remember everything when I make lists!
Who are your favorite stars?
Ingrid Bergman, Audrey Hepburn, Grace Kelly, Jean Arthur, Carole Lombard, Olivia De Havilland, Sandra Dee, Barbara Stanwyck, Doris Day, Gene Tierney, Ginger Rogers, Deanna Durbin, Judy Garland...there about a billion others on the tip of my tongue...but that magnitude as caused my brain to overload and malfunction!
Gregory Peck, Dana Andrews, Ray Milland, William Powell, Fred Astaire, Cary Grant, Jack Lemmon, Tyrone Power, Bob Hope, Robert Montgomery, James Dean, Joel McCrea, Frank Sinatra, Bobby Darin, Clark Gable, Howard Keel, Keenan Wynn, Tommy Kirk, Peter Lorre, James Gleason .....don't even try to make me remember all of my favorite actors!
Who are your favorite directors?
Alfred Hitchcock..................................Billy Wilder, Orson Welles, William Wyler, Ernst Lubitsch, Preston Sturges, Howard Hawks, George Cukor, Leo McCarey, Michael Curtiz, Jacques Tati
About Me: Tell us about yourself/or your love for classic movies
I love old movies, old movie stars, old music, and often find myself talking to people with glazed over eyes, having become glazed over because I was talking about the above mentioned things for hours without end.
Welcome to the GAOH! We hope yoyu enjoy yourself here and please understand that the glazed over eyes of most of our members are of fascination, not disintrest! Well, some eyes are just glazed over because of too many cocktails!!
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