Tag Archives: Golden Era

Lady of the Tropics, 1939, Is Playing on TCM on July 19 (USA)

Lady of the Tropics (1939) is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Friday July 19 at 7:30 a.m. est. Not closed captioned. For those who don’t realize it the Lady of the Tropics we’re referring to is Hedy Lamarr who … Continue reading

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Lucky Night, 1939, Is Playing on TCM on July 12 (USA)

Lucky Night, 1939, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Friday, July 12 at 3 p.m. Closed Captioned. This is not one of my favorite Taylor films.  He didn’t have much chemistry with Myrna Loy.  The first part is very … Continue reading

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Above and Beyond, 1952, Is Playing on TCM on June 27. (USA)

Above and Beyond, 1952 is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Thursday, June 27 at 5:00 a.m. (actually June 28).  Closed captioned.  This is one of several roles for which Robert Taylor should have won an Oscar.  He was outstanding. … Continue reading

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Remember? 1939 Is Playing on TCM on June 22 (USA)

Remember?, 1939, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Saturday, June 22 at 6:30 a.m. Not closed captioned. Greer Garson was a rising star in 1939 and this film was her follow up to “Goodbye Mr. Chips.” She had proved … Continue reading

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Cattle King, 1963, Is Playing on TCM on June 11 (USA)

Cattle King, 1963 is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Tuesday, June 11 at 3:30 p.m. est.  Not closed captioned. Cattle King is the last film Robert Taylor made under his MGM contract. His full-time contract had ended in 1959 … Continue reading

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Small Town Girl, 1936, Is Playing on TCM on June 1 (USA)

Small Town Girl, 1936, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Saturday, June 1 at 6:00 a.m. est.  Not closed captioned. For most of her career Janet Gaynor did nothing but play small town girls, the best known being Esther … Continue reading

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Waterloo Bridge, 1940, Is Playing on TCM on April 29 (USA)

Waterloo Bridge, 1940, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on April 29 at 10:30 a.m. est.  Closed Captioned. This was both Robert Taylor’s and Vivien Leigh’s favorite film.  Waterloo Bridge cost  $1,164,000.00 to make and made a profit of  $491,000.00. … Continue reading

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