the maltese falcon, the women, vampyr, freaks, the sign of the cross, the thin man, dinner at eight, bringing up baby, the philadelphia story, all about eve, the public enemy, casablanca, notorious, sunset boulevard, hell's angels, the incredible shrinking man, dracula, flying down to rio, laura
Who are your favorite stars?
elissa landi, hattie mcdaniel, wallace ford, bette davis, clark gable, allen jenkins, joan crawford, humphrey bogart, the barrymores, boris karloff, dwight frye, jean harlow, ingrid bergman, cary grant, claude rains, gloria grahame, rudolph valentino, mabel normand, marie dressler, wallace beery, myrna loy, the three stooges
Who are your favorite directors?
john huston, alfred hitchcock, billy wilder, cecil b. de mille, akira kurasawa, ida lupino, orson welles, king vidor, frank capra, raoul walsh
About Me: Tell us about yourself/or your love for classic movies
for some unknown reason i became utterly fascinated with classic movies around 1972 when i was about 11 or 12 years old. i have never stopped being totally in love with all kinds/genres of motion pictures.....but my favorite films hands-down are from the 1920's-1960's.
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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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