“Oh, it’s just Neddy the Nut out flying his old Model T.” ~Biff Hawk, The Absent Minded Professor (1961)Read more "Movie Trope Thursday: Adorkable"
What do human-alien babies look like anyway?Read more "Riffraff: Night of the Blood Beast (1958)"
Don’t mess with this guy in his noirs!Read more "Today’s Underrated Actor Spotlight: Charles McGraw"
One of the essential torch songs of the early 20th century.Read more "I Like to Recognize the Tune: After You’ve Gone"
The last days of TCM’s “Summer Under the Stars” features day-long tributes to Slim Pickens, Marion Davies, George Sanders, and Elizabeth Taylor.Read more "Weekly TCM Suggestions: 8/28 2017 – 9/3 2017"
How many classic Hollywood marriages involving actors stayed together for the long run and how many ended in divorce court?Read more "Talkin’ Pictures: Real-Life Marriages of Classic Actors"
“The subtlety of you Orientals is very much overestimated.” ~Megan Davis, The Bitter Tea of General Yen (1932)Read more "Movie Trope Thursday: Fair for Its Day"
At least Bert I. Gordon improved after King Dinosaur (1955).Read more "Riffraff: Earth vs. the Spider (1958)"
An actress who made her “nice girl” roles interesting.Read more "Today’s Underrated Actor Spotlight: Nancy Gates"
It wasn’t just sung by Frances Langford.Read more "I Like to Recognize the Tune: I’m In the Mood for Love"