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Robert Taylor Died 50 Years Ago on June 8

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Robert Taylor died on June 8, 1969 in St. John’s Hospital in Santa Monica, California. Decades of chain smoking had given him lung cancer. His ashes are interred at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Glendale,  California.  Mr. Taylor left behind 77 … Continue reading

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June 5 Is Robert Taylor Day on TCM (USA)

For some reason Turner Classic Movies likes to celebrate Robert Taylor on June 5, which is neither his birthday (August 5) or the date of his death (June 8). So here’s a terrific opportunity to see Mr. Taylor in many … Continue reading

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Buried Loot, 1934, Is Playing on TCM on October 13 (USA)

“Buried Loot,” 1934, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Saturday October 13 at 11:30 a.m.  Closed captioned. “Buried Loot” was the first in a series of quarterly MGM short subjects called Crime Does Not Pay. The series ran until … Continue reading

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Buried Loot, 1934, Is Playing on TCM on November 27 (USA)

“Buried Loot,” 1934, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Monday November  27 (actually November 28) at 5:30 a.m. est.  Not closed captioned. “Buried Loot” was the first in a series of quarterly MGM short subjects called Crime Does Not … Continue reading

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Escape, 1940 and Her Cardboard Lover, 1942 Are Playing on TCM on Nov. 24 (USA)

Escape, 1940, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Tuesday, November 24 at 3 a.m. est.  Not closed captioned. Note: movies that are scheduled to play from midnight until 6 a.m. will actually play on the following day. Her Cardboard … Continue reading

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Escape Is Playing on TCM on October 30 (USA)

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“Escape” (1940) is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Wed, October 30, 2013 08:30 AM est. Not closed captioned.   This relatively unknown star vehicle is unusual for a number of different reasons. Although top billed, MGM Studio Queen, Norma … Continue reading

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A Star Is Born–Robert Taylor in “Buried Loot” 1934

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“Buried Loot” was the first in a series of quarterly MGM short subjects called Crime Does Not Pay. The series ran until 1947.  None of the actors were credited.  After “Buried Loot” the movie-going public began to ask who the … Continue reading

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