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Murder in the Fleet, 1935, Will Be On TCM on Demand until December 4

If, like me, you managed to miss Murder in the Fleet, 1935, on November 27, it will be available on TCM Movies In Demand through December 4. Robert Taylor after a few loan outs and small parts got his career … Continue reading

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In the Beginning: “A Wicked Woman” 1934

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A Wicked Woman (1934) was Robert Taylor’s first feature film for MGM.  Previously he had played a small part in Will Rogers’  Handy Andy (1934) for Twentieth-Century Fox.  This was followed by the lead in an MGM short, Buried Loot. … Continue reading

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“The MGM Story”– a Terrific Book

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I just bought a book called The MGM Story: the Complete History of Fifty Roaring Years.  It is by John Douglas Eames, published by Crown Publishers Inc, New York, 1975. The subtitle is: All 1713 films of MGM described and … Continue reading

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“A Wicked Woman,” 1934, Is Playing on TCM on July 31 (USA)

“A Wicked Woman” (1934) is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Thu, July 31, 2014, 08:30 AM est. Not closed captioned. Naomi is almost to term with her fourth child when Ed decides to leave taking all their money and … Continue reading

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Anything Can Happen in Hollywood by Robert Taylor

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It’s impossible to know whether Robert Taylor wrote this article himself or not but the tone of voice seems right for him.  It contains one of the acting principles he lived by: “Good acting depends on lack of gestures and … Continue reading

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“A Wicked Woman” (1934) Will Play on Turner Classic Movies (USA)

A Wicked Woman (1934) is playing on TCM on Thu, March 07, 2013 12:00 PM est. Naomi is almost to term with her fourth child when Ed decides to leave taking all their money and the oldest son Curtis. With … Continue reading

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