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High Wall, 1947 + Quo Vadis, 1950, are Playing on TCM on Sept. 10 (USA)

My two favorite Robert Taylor movies, High Wall, 1947 and Quo Vadis, 1950 are playing on our anniversary, September 10.  High Wall is at 9 a.m. and Quo Vadis is at 3:15 p.m.  Both films are closed captioned.  No other … Continue reading

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Billy the Kid, 1941, Is Playing on TCM on August 13 (USA)

Billy the Kid, 1941, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Tuesday, August 13 at 10:30 a.m.  Not closed captioned. Billy the Kid (1941) is an early example of the use of Technicolor. The film is visually outstanding. Cinematographers Leonard V. … Continue reading

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Three Robert Taylor Films Are Playing on TCM on August 8 (USA)

The three films are The Bribe, 1949, Ride, Vaquero! 1953 and Knights of the Round Table, 1953.  Ava Gardner co-stars in all three. The Bribe, 1949, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Thursday, August 8 at 6:00 a.m. est.  … Continue reading

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Camille, 1936, Is Playing on TCM on July 28 (USA)

Camille, 1936, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Sunday, July 28 at 6 a.m. est.  Not closed captioned.   This is the love story of all love stories and shouldn’t be missed. This film further proves that the assembly-line system … Continue reading

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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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