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Small Town Girl, 1936, Is Playing on TCM on June 6 (USA)

Small Town Girl, 1936, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Monday, June 6 at 12 noon For most of her career Janet Gaynor did nothing but play small town girls, the best known being Esther Blodgett. But I’ve seen … Continue reading

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The Secret Land, 1948, Is Playing on TCM on June 1

The Secret Land, 1948, is Playing on Turner Classic Movies on Weddnesday, June 1 at 3:30 a.m. Land, 1948, is a documentary about Admiral Richard Byrd and his explorations of the Antartic.  It is narrated by Cmdr. Robert Montgomery USNR, … Continue reading

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Bataan, 1943, Is Playing on TCM on May 30 (USA)

Bataan (1943) is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Monday, May 30 at 11:15 p.m. est. This is an extremely intense picture, made when nobody knew for sure how the war (World War II) would end. Well worth watching. This … Continue reading

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Lucky Night, 1939, Is Playing on TCM on May 18 (USA)

Lucky Night, 1939, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Wednesday, May 18 at 9:45 a.m. est. This is not one of my favorite Taylor films.  He didn’t have much chemistry with Myrna Loy.  The first part is very entertaining … Continue reading

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Knights of the Round Tale, 1953 Is Playing on TCM on May 10 (USA)

Knights of the Round Table, 1953, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Tuesday, May 10 at 7:30 a.m. est. The film was highly successful costing $2,616,000.00 and making a profit of $1,641,000.00 or $14,536,985.95 in today’s money. This is … Continue reading

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