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The 2017 Robert Taylor Calendar Is Finally Ready

After a couple of months work the 2017 Robert Taylor calendar, that I call Robert Taylor and the Ladies, is finally ready. Some of you will appreciate that I now have Windows 10 which screws up everything. None the less, … Continue reading

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Robert Taylor Was Born 104 Years Ago Today

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Robert Taylor was born on August 5, 1911 in Filley Nebraska.  Originally named Spangler Arlington Brugh, he became Robert Taylor at MGM.  During his much-too-short life he brought happiness to millions of people through his films.  He was an actor, … Continue reading

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“Ambush,” 1950, Is Playing on TCM on August 17 (USA)

Ambush (1950) is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Sun, August 17, 2014 07:15 AM est. Closed captioned. Ambush is a gripping, authentic, action-packed, dramatically compelling picture of the United States Cavalry in the 1870’s Arizona territory. It was producer/director … Continue reading

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Robert Taylor in the 1950s

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Audrey Meadows is expressing a widely held view about Robert Taylor.  She said this in the 1950s.  To my mind, Mr. Taylor never looked better than he did in the fifties.  Robert Taylor had become a sophisticate, socializing everywhere from … Continue reading

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The MGM Style

“A film still (sometimes called a publicity still or a production still) is a photograph taken on or off the set of a movie or television program during production. These photographs are also taken in formal studio settings and venues … Continue reading

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Robert Taylor: Vitality is The American Look

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Robert Taylor: Vitality is the American Look Chicago Tribune, March 20, 1963 Robert Taylor, guest columnist for Arlene Dahl, stars in Cattle King Let’s Be Beautiful (column name) Writing columns is hardly my line of work, but I have always … Continue reading

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What his peers said (part 2)

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Alexander, Linda J. Reluctant Witness: Robert Taylor, Hollywood, and Communism. Tease Publishing,2008. Quirk, Lawrence. The Films of Robert Taylor. Lyle Stuart, 1979. Thiess, Ursula. …but I have promises to keep. XLibris Corporation, 2007. Tranberg, Charles. Robert Taylor: a Biography. BearManor … Continue reading

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