Monthly Archives: June 2012

Classic Movie Legend Tribute: Richard Rodgers

Happy Birthday to Classic Movie Music Legend, Richard Rodgers, born June 28 in 1902! I must confess, I absolutely love classic music!  And in celebration of one of the most prolific composers in American history, here is a brief pictorial … Continue reading

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Classic Movie Legend Tribute: Peter Lorre

  Happy Birthday to Classic Movie Legend, Peter Lorre, born June 26 in 1904! When I think of Peter Lorre two things come to mind: those big, buggy eyes and that sneery, nasally voice. I guess it makes sense that … Continue reading

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Classic Movie Legend Tribute: Eleanor Parker

  Happy Birthday to Classic Movie Legend, Eleanor Parker, born June 26 in 1922! Eleanor Parker, a versatile actress if I ever saw one. Her range was so expansive she would later be dubbed “Woman of a Thousand faces.” So, to celebrate … Continue reading

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Classic Movie Legend Tribute: Billy Wilder

  Happy Birthday to Classic Movie Legend, Billy Wilder, born June 22 in 1906! The dictionary describes a hero as follows: A person who is admired for courage or noble qualities. And of course, every child has a hero growing … Continue reading

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Hollywood’s Greatest: Then and Now – Christopher Lee Part 3

Where Is He Now? At this moment in time, Christoper Lee is 90 years old, and while he hasn’t been turning out movies like he used to, the fact he’s still acting is extremely impressive and exciting. It’s weird to … Continue reading

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Classic Movie Legend Tribute: Jane Russell

  Happy Birthday to Classic Movie Legend, Jane Russell, born June 21 in 1921! What does a classic film fanatic think of when the name Jane Russell pops up? I think a certain Howard Hughes quote might answer that question fairly succinctly, … Continue reading

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Hollywood’s Greatest: Then and Now – Christopher Lee Part 2

One of the most respected actors of all time, Christopher Lee has been in the industry since 1946, and has performed roles in about 275 films, making him the Guinness World Record holder. Lee was born on May 27, 1922 … Continue reading

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Classic Movie Legend Tribute: Errol Flynn

Happy Birthday to Classic Movie Legend, Errol Flynn, born June 20th, 1909! Although Errol Flynn is often remembered most as the nefarious, swashbuckling hero of a bygone era, his abilities as an actor can often be overlooked. So today, the day of this … Continue reading

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Cinementally Speaking: Week of June 18, 2012

Just wanted to invite everyone to visit me at TheCinementals.org every Monday — where I will be posting a weekly article called “Cinementally Speaking” highlighting my favorite ‘birthday week’ quotes. Here’s the first official article: Welcome to Cinementally Speaking! I … Continue reading

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Hollywood’s Greatest: Then and Now – Christopher Lee

Christopher Lee Prominent Roles Corridor of Mirrors (1948) as Charles The Curse of Frankenstein (1957) as The Creature Dracula (1958) as Count Dracula The Hound of the Baskervilles (1959) as Sir Henry Baskerville Dracula: Prince of Darkness (1966) as Count … Continue reading

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