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Pawsome Pet Pictures: Jean Arthur. (2)

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by Dawn on Aug 1, 2012

FunFact: Was a leading contender for the coveted role of Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the Wind (1939). read more

In Memory: Tony Martin (December 25, 1913 – July 27, 2012) was an American actor and singer who was married to performer Cyd Charisse for 60 years.

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by Dawn on Jul 31, 2012

Tony Martin, who passed peacefully of natural causes, music career began when he received a saxophone on his tenth birthday. In his grammar school glee club, he be read more

A Tribute to Gilbert Roland

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by Silentfilmfanatic on Jul 30, 2012

A Tribute to Gilbert Roland Born Luis Antonio Damaso Alonso, in Juarez, Mexico on December 11, 1905, to Spanish-born parents, Gilbert Roland’s career spanned over sixty years from silent films to his last screen appearance in “Barbarosa” (1982). Gilbert’s fat read more

Happy Birthday: Clara Bow! (2)

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by Dawn on Jul 29, 2012

Clara Bow (July 29, 1905 – September 27, 1965), came to personify the roaring twenties and is described as its leading sex symbol. She performed in 46 silent films and 11 talkies she was best known for her performance in: Mantrap (1926), It (1927) and Wings (1927). She was named first box- read more

Happy Birthday: RUDY VALLEE.

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by Dawn on Jul 28, 2012

Rudy Vallee: July 28,(1901)-July 3,(1986). As a singing bandleader in the 1920s and 1930s, he introduced many songs that became popular: "Goodnight, Sweetheart," "The Maine Stein Song," "As Time Goes By," "Would You Like to Take a Walk?," "Betty Co-Ed" and his two theme songs, "Heigh-Ho, Every read more

The Farmer's Daughter (1947).

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by Dawn on Jul 27, 2012

The Farmer's Daughter (1947). Cast: Loretta Young, Joseph Cotten, Ethel Barrymore, and Charles Bickford. Swedish farm girl Katrin Holstrom, leaves the safety of her family and heads for Capital City, where she dreams of becoming a nurse. While waiting for the bus, she is picked up by the not so read more

Pawsome Pet Pictures: Myrna Loy.

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by Dawn on Jul 25, 2012

Personal Quote: On her work with William Powell: "I never enjoyed my work more than when I worked with William Powell. He was a brilliant actor, a delightful companion, a great friend and, above all, a true gentleman". read more

Dawn's Favorites 41-50.

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by Dawn on Jul 25, 2012

50. Sabrina. A very charming movie that was made for Audrey Hepburn. She plays a chauffeur's daughter, who falls in love with a playboy. She goes to Paris and returns as a sophisticated young lady. 49. 3 Days of The Condor. A spy thriller, with many suspenseful twists and turns, having read more

Dawns Favorites 31 - 40.

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by Dawn on Jul 24, 2012

40. Out of Towners. My husband and I both love this movie. I think we can recite this movie line for line. I also thought Dennis's performance of the supportive wife was hilarious, as she does everything she can just to keep her husband happy. 39. Scarlet Street. This is definitely not a read more

Dawn's movie favorites: 21-30.

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by Dawn on Jul 23, 2012

30. Rear Window. "Rear Window" is a very entertaining suspense movie with some romance mixed in. There are many characters, some humorous and some moving. A movie you will not soon forget.. 29. Cover Girl. A wonderful story about a girl named Rusty Parker, who dreams of being on Broadway read more

Dear Heart(1964).

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by Dawn on Jul 22, 2012

Dear Heart(1964). Romantic/Comedy. Cast: Glenn Ford, Geraldine Page and Angela Lansbury. Directed by Delbert Mann. The movie received an Oscar nomination for best song "Dear Heart". Music: Henry Mancini• Lyrics: Jay Livingston and Ray Evans. Quirky postmistress Evie Jackson, arrives in Ne read more

Dawn's Favorite movies 11-20.

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by Dawn on Jul 22, 2012

You should see my living room with all my movies in stacks of 10 looking for my favorite DVD's. It is quite the sight.... 20. Breakfast at Tiffany's. Audrey Hepburn and George Peppard performances are what make the film memorable. One of my favorite scenes is when, Holly and Paul agree to spen read more

Pre- code: Shopworn(1932)

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by Dawn on Jul 21, 2012

Pre-Code, romantic drama. Cast: Barbara Stanwyck, Clara Blandick and Regis Toomey. A good-hearted girl from the wrong side of the tracks Kitty Lane and wealthy David Livingston, fall in love. His hypochondriac mother Helen, does everything she can to break them up. First she has Judge Forbes, tr read more

Dawn's Updated "Top 10" movies.

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by Dawn on Jul 21, 2012

Ian, has requested my list of "Top 10" films, which are always fun to put together.. I do not know if you are like me, but... it seems my favorites change from year to year. 10. Romance On The High Seas. This is my favorite Doris Day's movie and her sparkling personality launched one o read more

Happy Birthday: Natalie Wood.

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by Dawn on Jul 20, 2012

Natalie Wood (July 20, 1938 – November 29, 1981). Fun Fact: Favorite actress was Vivien Leigh. Favorite singer was Bob Dylan. > read more

Pre Code: The House on 56th Street (1933)

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by Dawn on Jul 19, 2012

The House on 56th Street(1933). Drama. Cast: Kay Francis and Margaret Lindsay. The film begins with Peggy Martin, who is living with Lindon Fiske, but.. she really is in love with another man, Monte Van Tyle. The couple marry against his family's wishes and move to 56th St., soon they have a ba read more

Pawsome Pet Pictures: Clark and Carole

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by monty on Jul 18, 2012

Mom and Dad with their hens read more

Pawsome Pet Pictures: Elizabeth Taylor. (2)

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by Dawn on Jul 18, 2012

Personal Quote: "Some of my best leading men have been dogs and horses." read more

Ian' s Top 10 movies of all time.

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by Dawn on Jul 18, 2012

Ian says: I ought to warn you that these are by no means all from the Classic era. I’ve loved movies from every time and from many different places. Ten is so difficult. First of all some films I truly love that I’ve had to leave out. These include The Apartment, L’Armee des Ombr read more
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