Oscar Worthy Words

09-9-15_C. Robertson_Oscar

Oscar Worthy Words

02-26-14_K. Malden

Oscar Worthy Words

02-19-14_H. Bogart

Oscar Worthy Words

02-12-14_J. Wyman

Oscar Worthy Words

02-05-14_O. DeHavilland

Happy Birthday Zero Mostel!!

04-03-13_Z. Mostel

Classic Hollywood Birthdays


Ferdinand Gottschalk, actor (1858-1944)

Geraldine Farrar, soprano opera singer & actress (1882-1967)
Ben Hecht, screenwriter, director, producer, playwright & novelist (1894-1964)
Marcel Pagnol, novelist, playwright & filmmaker (1895-1974)
Vincente Minnelli, director (1903-1986)
Sir Anthony Havelock-Allen, producer & screenwriter (1904-2003)
Barton Hepburn, actor (1906-1955)
Zero Mostel, actor (1915-1977)
Alfred Burke, actor (1918-2011)
Charles Durning, actor (1923-2012)
Stanley Baker, actor & producer (1928-1976)
Galvin Macleod, actor (1931- )
Tommy Tune, actor, dancer, singer, producer & choreographer (1939- )

Classic Hollywood Birthdays


William Demarest, actor (1892-1983)

Edward S. Brophy, actor, voice artist & comedian (1895-1960)
Ian Keith, actor (1899-1960)
Reginald Gardiner, actor (1903-1980)
Franchot Tone, actor (1905-1968)
Joan Bennett, actress (1910-1990)
Dick Crockett, actor, stunt performer, stunt coordinator, producer & director (1915-1979)
Joanne Woodward, actress (1930- )
Elizabeth Taylor, actress (1932-2011)

Classic Hollywood Birthdays


Madeleine Carroll, actress (1906-1987)

Amy Veness, actress (1876-1960)
William Frawley, actor (1887-1966)
Stanley J. ‘Tiny’ Sandford, actor (1894-1961)
Jean Negulesco, director & screenwriter (1900-1993)
Dub Taylor, actor (1907-1994)
Dane Clark, actor (1912-1998)
Robert Alda, actor (1914-1986)
Jackie Gleason, actor, comedian & musician (1916-1987)
Michael Pate, actor, writer & director (1920-2008)
Tony Randall, actor & comedian (1920-2004)
Betty Hutton, actress, comedian & singer (1921-2007)
Cliff Osmond, actor (1937-2012)

Happy Birthday Jim Backus!!

02-24-16_J. Backus

In The Good Old Days Of Classic Hollywood.

Celebrating the golden age of Hollywood

Hometowns to Hollywood

Exploring the hometowns and legacies of Hollywood's Golden Age stars.

Madison Movie

Rob Thomas' movie blog.

10 Years Ago: Films in Retrospective

What a difference a decade makes. We revisit a movie on the week of its tenth anniversary and talk cinema, politics, social issues, and our own lives over the past decade.

Criterion Close-Up

A Criterion Podcast

Diary of A Movie Maniac

A Personal Journey Through Cinema & Television

Movies Silently

Celebrate Silent Film

4 Star Films

Looking Deeper at The Best Classic Movies Together

Gareth Rhodes Film Reviews

Spoiler-free film reviews

Lesley Teare

Thoughts on design


TV, movies, pop culture, & mostly everything in-between

The Social Sundae

Growing your audience just got easier.


The observations of actor, author, comedian, critic, director, humorist, journalist, m.c., performance artist, playwright, producer, publicist, public speaker, songwriter, and variety booker Trav S.D.

The Blonde at the Film

a fresh look at old films

The Media Informer

Bringing you the latest reviews of all forms of Media