Category Archives: Holiday Tributes

In Celebration of National Best Friends Day! BFFs: The Best Friends of Classic Hollywood

  BFFs: The Best Friends (Forever) of Classic Hollywood Everybody needs a friend. It’s true, where would we be without our friends, especially our Best ones? BFFs (or Best Friends Forever) are so important, so necessary to life that they … Continue reading

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Happy Valentines Day!

  Just for Fun: a little Valentine’s Day Classic Movie Tribute! Rita Hayworth ….. Fred Astaire and Marjorie Reynolds ….. Yes, Elizabeth Taylor’s Whitman’s Sampler Valentines Day Ad! ….. Lucille Ball ….. Cyd Charisse ….. Marilyn Monroe ….. And a … Continue reading

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And a Very Merry Classic Movie Christmas to All!

  We wish you a Very Merry Christmas, a Happy Holiday Season and a Happy and Healthy New Year! Hope you can enjoy some relaxation, fun — and hopefully some favorite classic films 🙂 ….. Lucille Ball, Cary Grant as … Continue reading

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Happy Friday the 13th!

  A Happy Friday the 13th to All! And just for fun… Peter Lorre and Vincent Price at the cat ‘audition’ for “The Black Cat” segment of Roger Corman’s 1962 feature film, Tales of Terror.  “The Black Cat” was based on … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

A Very Happy Classic Movie Thanksgiving to All!  Laurel and Hardy ….. Judy Garland ….. Bogie and Bacall ….. Shirley Temple ….. Esther Williams ….. Marilyn Monroe ….. Bette Davis ….. Vera Ellen ….. Rita Hayworth ….. Mitzi Gaynor ….. … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween! All Hallows Eve is upon us and you know what that mean: tricks, treats, scary ghouls and scary movies. However, if being terrified is not exactly your thing then fear not, for we here at CMH have the … Continue reading

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13 Favorite Halloween Flicks

13 Fun and Scary Classic Halloween Films Halloween is without a doubt my favorite holiday. It’s also my family’s favorite holiday, so I grew up watching a variety of scary movies around the month of October. Here’s my list of … Continue reading

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National Coffee Day: A Classic Movie Tribute

Happy National Coffee Day! Well, well, well today, September 29, is National Coffee Day. Who would have ever dunk it — I mean thunk it!  And what better way to celebrate my love of coffee AND my love of classic … Continue reading

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Memorial Day: Hollywood Stars that Served their Countries

Wishing everyone a Happy Memorial Day as we honor and remember all those who so bravely served our countries… In the Classic Movie ‘theme’ some stars who served (photo): James Stewart, Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich, David Niven, Clark Gable, Humphrey … Continue reading

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Fourth of July: A Classic Movie Salute to the American Spirit

Independence Day: Characters Count The fourth of July has become somewhat of a bittersweet holiday for me. Although the birth of our nation was founded on inclusive, democratic ideals, the current climate of the American political system can be, well, downright depressing. … Continue reading

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