Director, George Fitzmaurice, was born on Feb 13, 1885 in Paris, France. Fitzmaurice died at the age of 55 on Jun 13, 1940 in Los Angeles, CA .
HONORS and AWARDS:.
He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures.
The Emperor’s Candlesticks (1937, )By Andrew Wickliffe on Mar 30, 2019 From The Stop Button
The Emperor?s Candlesticks starts with an exceptional display of chemistry from Robert Young and Maureen O?Sullivan. They?re at the opera, it?s the late nineteenth century, it?s a masked costume ball, Young is a Grand Duke dressed as Romeo, and O?Sullivan is the sun. Then it turns out O?Sullivan is ... Read full article
Petticoat Fever (1936, )By Andrew Wickliffe on Jul 13, 2018 From The Stop Button
For most of its eighty minute runtime, Petticoat Fever operates entirely on charm and technical competence. The charm of its cast, not the charm of Harold Goodman?s screenplay (from Mark Reed?s play). Robert Montgomery is the sole operator of a wireless station in arctic Canada (save Otto Yamaoka as... Read full article
Mata Hari (, 1931)By Judy on Aug 24, 2016 From Movie Classics
Greta Garbo and Lionel Barrymore This is my very belated contribution to the Barrymore Trilogy blogathon – many apologies for being so late (I forgot the blogathon’s date), but please do visit Crystal’s blog, In the Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood, to read the other entries.? Th... Read full article
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