Irene Overview:

Irene (1940) was a Musical - Romance Film directed by Herbert Wilcox .

Academy Awards 1940 --- Ceremony Number 13 (source: AMPAS)

Best Music - ScoringAnthony CollinsNominated

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Irene Dunne and Charles Boyer in “Love Affair”

By Stephen Reginald on Feb 6, 2024 From Classic Movie Man

Irene Dunne and Charles Boyer in “Love Affair” Love Affair (1939) is the original romance directed by Leo McCarey (The Awful Truth) starring Irene Dunne and Charles Boyer.French painter Michel Marnet (Boyer) and American singer Terry McKay (Dunne) meet aboard a transatlantic ocean l... Read full article

Irene Dubrovna in "Cat People" (1942)

By The Metzinger Sisters on Nov 10, 2023 From Silver Scenes - A Blog for Classic Film Lovers

The Classic Movie Blog Association is hosting the Blogathon and the Beast blog event this week. This theme gives us bloggers a chance to write about a film character who has a beast within themselves. All of us have a sleeping beast within who, hopefully, never awakens in our lifetime. As the old sa... Read full article

Day 4 of Noirvember: Irene Neves in Sudden Fear (1952)

By shadowsandsatin on Nov 4, 2021 From Shadows and Satin

Today?s Noirvember post shines the spotlight on one bad-ass sister, Irene Neves in Sudden Fear (1952). WHAT?S SUDDEN FEAR ABOUT? Successful playwright and San Francisco heiress Myra Hudson (Joan Crawford) meets actor Lester Blaine (Jack Palance) and marries him after a whirlwind romance. Their marri... Read full article

Classic Movie Travels: Vernon & Irene Castle

By Annette Bochenek on Jul 1, 2021 From Classic Movie Hub Blog

Classic Movie Travels: Vernon & Irene Castle Vernon & Irene Castle Long before Fred and Ginger, Vernon and Irene Castle were lauded as an exceptionally talented dancing duo. Though a tragedy ended their partnership, their influence as dancers as well as Irene?s activism continues to li... Read full article

Let Irene and Hazel come to your coronavirus rescue

By carole_and_co on Apr 4, 2020 From Carole & Co.

If Irene Bullock and Hazel Flagg had somehow crossed paths in a cinematic Manhattan of the mid-1930s, what might have they said to each other, aside from "You look like someone I know quite well"? It's open for conjecture, but what isn't is that both serve a public benefit more than 80 years later.T... Read full article

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