"boy, I agree with you about underrated! I have made a few previous comments here, so you'll know that I'm with you on how much I admire DA. I saw the North Star and knew he was a singer as well. DA is one of the few…"
"Dana Andrews was one of the most underrated actors in film history, and as much a Southern gentleman as Randolph Scott. But curiously Andrews didn't have much of a Southern accent in his films or real life despite having been born in…"
"I don't blame John for this - Mayer sounds like such a common little man, but of course the effect on John's career was devastating. Looking at Queen Christina you can see the impact that it had on his confidence."
"I read John Gilbert's biography by his daughter Letrice Fountain, and it was most interesting. His short life was a very difficult one, and I think the way he was treated by Louis B. Mayer was unforgiveable."
Hi Shane-Welcome aboard. My favorite Tarzan is Weissmuller, but I think Gordon was the next best. He also had a gorgeous Jane, Eve Brent. I think Greatest Adventure and the Magnificent are two of the greatest Tarzan films made . My favorite Tarzan film is and the Leopard Woman and I love Brenda Joyce. Look forward to your comments.
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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 […]
To view Phantom click here. It’s that time of year when Nosferatu (1922), F.W. Murnau’s interpretation of Dracula, appears on lists of recommended horror films. The oldest, existing film version of Bram Stoker’s novel, Nosferatu is likely Murnau’s most watched title. It’s eerie Expressionist style was a major influence on the American horror genre, but […]