Category Archives: Just for Fun

Comic Legends Together: Chaplin, Keaton, Lloyd and More!

Just for Fun: When Comic Legends Gather, it makes for some awesome pictures… I can’t help but marvel at the comedic talent (understatement) that emerged during the Silent Era — Charlie Chaplin, Buster Keaton, Harold Lloyd…  It’s really mind-boggling… That … Continue reading

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Just for Fun: Happy National Coffee Day!

A Classic Movie Coffee Understatement… Joseph Cotten in Shadow of a Doubt Happy National Coffee Day, September 29th! –Annmarie Gatti for Classic Movie Hub

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National Name Your Poison Day!

Yes, really, June 8th is National Name Your Poison Day! Okay, well maybe, not really… since I can’t find any concrete online history to support it… so let’s say instead that, apparently, today is National Name Your Poison Day… how’s that? … Continue reading

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Just for Fun: Gone with the Wind Screen Tests

  Just for Fun: the Many ‘Potential’ Faces of Scarlett… As many of us know, the casting for Gone with the Wind was quite an endeavor. Many actresses were considered for the much-sought-after role of Scarlett, and about 30 actually … Continue reading

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Just for Fun! Carol Burnett as the Lovely Starlett O’Hara

Carol Burnett and Crew have “Went with the Wind”… I’m sure that just about every Classic Movie fan knows this one VERY well, and I’m equally sure that it brings a big smile and even a laugh-out-loud chuckle to many … Continue reading

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Happy World Penguin Day! Celebrating Penguins in Classic Movies and TV…

Celebrating World Penguin Day with Three Favorite ‘Classic’ Penguins… According to online sources, there are between 17 and 20 living species of Penguins in the world today. That’s kind of cool (forgive the pun). But…for many of us pop culture … Continue reading

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A Classic Hollywood “Happy Halloween” Pictorial!

  Classic Movie Halloween Pin-Ups, PR and More… Shirley Temple ….. Veronica Lake ….. Cary Grant and Priscilla Lane (Arsenic and Old Lace) ….. Judy Garland ….. Mary Pickford ….. Ava Gardner ….. Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis ….. Ann … Continue reading

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Just for Fun! “Triplets”

“We do everything alike, we look alike, we dress alike, we walk alike, we talk alike…” Just for fun… a little ditty from The Band Wagon (1953, director Vincente Minnelli)… Fred Astaire, Nanette Fabray and Jack Buchanan, singing “Triplets” (1937, music … Continue reading

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Just for Fun: Lydia the Tattooed Lady (Groucho Marx from At The Circus)

Just for Fun: Oh Lydia, she was the most gloooorious creature under the sun!  Thais, DuBarry, Garbo rolled into one! Just sharing this marvelous clip of Groucho Marx singing “Lydia the Tattooed Lady” — a favorite song of mine ever since … Continue reading

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Just For Fun! The Voices behind The Flintstones

  Just for Fun! The Fabulous Voices behind the Fabulous Flintstones!  I’m sure you’d recognize their voices anywhere, but here they are ‘in person’… the wonderful character actors that voiced Fred, Wilma, Barney and Betty… Alan Reed as Fred Flintstone, … Continue reading

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