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On Blu-ray: Jack Lemmon and Anne Bancroft in The Prisoner of Second Avenue (1975)

Classic Movies Posted by KC on Aug 6, 2019

Jack Lemmon and Anne Bancroft are well matched as a married couple navigating chaotic city life in The Prisoner of Second Avenue (1975), Neil Simon’s adaptation of his own stage play. They both play from the soul, with a lack of artifice that enables them to express the complications of human read more

March Madness #22: JACK LEMMON

All Good Things Posted by Kat_Selby on Mar 22, 2018

Welcome to ALL GOOD THINGS! It's MARCH MADNESS! Visit daily to see a classic film Super-Star of the day - a personality renowned for portraying the really, really B.A.D. and also the sweetest-dearest-most darling! Day #21 results: JUDY GARLAND fans left no doubt that the darling DOROTHY ("The read more

Billy Wilder's Game of Deception...and the Wonderment of Jack Lemmon

Classic Film & TV Cafe Posted by Rick29 on Jun 14, 2017

Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon. It can be a challenge to review a classic like Billy Wilder's Some Like It Hot, because so much has been written about it. So, instead of a traditional review, I want to focus on Wilder's theme of deception and also pay tribute to that marvelous actor known as Jack Lemm read more

Billy Wilder's Game of Deception...and the Wonderment of Jack Lemmon

Classic Film & TV Cafe Posted by Rick29 on Jun 14, 2017

Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon. It can be a challenge to review a classic like Billy Wilder's Some Like It Hot, because so much has been written about it. So, instead of a traditional review, I want to focus on Wilder's theme of deception and also pay tribute to that marvelous actor known as Jack Lemm read more

Jack Lemmon & Restraint

Cary Grant Won't Eat You Posted by Judy on Mar 31, 2017

Of course I’ve been dying to see The Fortune Cookie (1966). Who wouldn’t want to view the first pairing of Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau, the two whose seamless chemistry led to almost 30 years of hilarious cinematic repartee? Matthau won his only (!) Oscar for the role of Willie Gingr read more

Jack Lemmon Blogathon - Day 2

Critica Retro Posted by Lê on Mar 31, 2017

Jack Lemmon Blogathon - Day 2 This is a consensus among classic film fans: Jack Lemmon was a sweet guy (ha! See what I did there?) and a fantastic actor. His most famous work ended with the line "nobody's perfect", but we firmly believe that Mr Lemmon was close to perfection. He could pl read more

THE JACK LEMMON BLOGATHON: Avanti! (1972)

Caftan Woman Posted by on Mar 30, 2017

The good folks who bring us Critica Retro and Wide Screen World are hosting The Jack Lemmon Blogathon on March 30th and 31st. Thank you to Le and Rich for the opportunity.  Day 1  Day 2 Sabrina Fair was a Broadway hit for playwright Samuel Taylor in 1953 starring Margaret Sullavan and J read more

THE JACK LEMMON BLOGATHON: Avanti! (1972)

Caftan Woman Posted by Caftan Woman on Mar 30, 2017

The good folks who bring us Critica Retro and Wide Screen World are hosting The Jack Lemmon Blogathon on March 30th and 31st. Thank you to Le and Rich for the opportunity.  Day 1  Day 2 Sabrina Fair was a Broadway hit for playwright Samuel Taylor in 1953 starring Margaret Sullavan and J read more

Announcing the Jack Lemmon blogathon

Critica Retro Posted by Lê on Jan 10, 2017

Announcing the Jack Lemmon blogathon Jack Lemmon was his name, acting wonderfully was his game. He shined in both drama and comedy. He is best remembered by his role in “Some Like It Hot” (1959), but he also won two Oscars, four Golden Globes, two Emmys, three BAFTAs and two Canne read more

The Five Best Jack Lemmon Performances

Classic Film & TV Cafe Posted by Rick29 on Jan 9, 2017

1. The Apartment (1960) - This is an obvious choice, but I can't think of a better Jack Lemmon performance than his turn as ambitious junior executive C.C. Baxter. It helps, of course, that Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond provide Lemmon with an extremely well-written character that allows read more

The Five Best Jack Lemmon Performances

Classic Film & TV Cafe Posted by Rick29 on Jan 9, 2017

1. The Apartment (1960) - This is an obvious choice, but I can't think of a better Jack Lemmon performance than his turn as ambitious junior executive C.C. Baxter. It helps, of course, that Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond provide Lemmon with an extremely well-written character that allows read more

Jack Lemmon and Clark Gable

The Old Hollywood Garden Posted by Carol Martinheira on Aug 9, 2016

Jack Lemmon and Clark Gable On August 9, 2016 By CarolIn Uncategorized   Awww, look! They’re so adorable together! I was going through my Classic Hollywood folder and came across this. Apparently, they were having an ice skating lesson or so read more

Jack Lemmon Delivers a Patriotic Speech

Silver Scenes - A Blog for Classic Film Lovers Posted by The Metzinger Sisters on Jul 4, 2016

Happy Birthday America! You're a grand old gal, and at 240 years old, you're looking as young as you ever did. And Happy Independence Day to all of our readers!  There are a lot of great classic films to watch on this day ( if you don't plan on enjoying the fireworks ) but I wanted to share th read more

Jack Lemmon Delivers a Patriotic Speech

Silver Scenes - A Blog for Classic Film Lovers Posted by The Metzinger Sisters on Jul 4, 2016

Happy Birthday America! You're a grand old gal, and at 240 years old, you're looking as young as you ever did. And Happy Independence Day to all of our readers!  There are a lot of great classic films to watch on this day ( if you don't plan on enjoying the fireworks ) but I wanted to share th read more

Classic Movie Travels: Newton, Massachusetts and the Great Jack Lemmon

Classic Movie Hub Blog Posted by Annmarie Gatti on Sep 2, 2015

Jack Lemmon’s Peculiar ‘Debut’ in Newton, Massachusetts…  Some actors are brilliant in comedies alone. Other actors are definitively dramatic. And then there’s Jack Lemmon. As an actor, Lemmon brought a quirky charm to each of his films—a charm that was completely unique read more

The Notorious Landlady (1962) with Jack Lemmon and Kim Novak

Classic Film Freak Posted by Greg Orypeck on Apr 16, 2015

Share This! “Are you sure this country isn’t on fire somewhere?” —— “Bill” Gridley (Jack Lemmon) inquiring about the thickness of a London fog Jack Lemmon.  Kim Novak.  Fred Astaire.  And the British, too.  Lionel Jeffries.  Estelle Winwood.  Henry Daniell.  A London setting.  read more

The Notorious Landlady (1962) with Jack Lemmon and Kim Novak

Classic Film Freak Posted by Greg Orypeck on Apr 16, 2015

Share This! “Are you sure this country isn’t on fire somewhere?” —— “Bill” Gridley (Jack Lemmon) inquiring about the thickness of a London fog Jack Lemmon.  Kim Novak.  Fred Astaire.  And the British, too.  Lionel Jeffries.  Estelle Winwood.  Henry Daniell.  A London setting.  read more

Happy birthday, Jack Lemmon!

Love Letters to Old Hollywood Posted by Michaela on Feb 8, 2015

Today is the 90th birthday of one of the most lovable actors that ever lived: Mr. Jack Lemmon. He never fails to bring a smile to my face, thanks to his warmth, his humility, his kindness, and of course, his absolutely crazy talent for comedy. I loved showing my friends in high school Some Like it H read more

Jack Lemmon

Hometowns to Hollywood Posted by Annette Bochenek on Aug 5, 2014

“You know, I used to live like Robinson Crusoe; I mean, shipwrecked among eight million people. And then, one day, I saw a footprint in the sand, and there you were. “ –Jack Lemmon, The Apartment  Some actors are brilliant in comedies alone. Other actors are definitively dramatic. And then there’s read more

The Best Films of Jack Lemmon

4 Star Films Posted by 4 Star Film Fan on Jul 31, 2014

1. Some Like it Hot 2. The Odd Couple 3. The Apartment 4. Glengarry Glen Ross 5. Day of Wine and Roses 6. Missing 7. Mister Roberts 8. Short Cuts 9. Save the Tiger 10. The Fortune Cookie 11. The Great Race 12. Irma la Douce 13. The China Syndrome 14. JFK 15. It Should Happen to You 16. Grumpy Old Me read more
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