Wednesday, June 7, 2017

'To Sir, with Love' Turns 50

Filmed at Pinewood Studios in the UK, “To Sir, with Love” was released 50 years ago this June in the U.S.  

Judy Geeson and Christian Roberts look back at the film and their careers, including working with John Wayne, Joan Crawford, Bette Davis, and more.  

Friday, May 19, 2017

Picking a Derby Winner – or Not

Everyone, it seems, has a method for predicting the winner of the Kentucky Derby.
My forecasts for the famous horse race held on the first Saturday each May completely ignore form or pedigree since I prefer to base selections on name and have the losers to prove it ... more

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Remembering Ernie Borgnine

With a little help from L.Q. Jones, Alex Cord, Keith Carradine, and Tova Borgnine, we remember Ernie Borgnine who would have turned 100 today, Jan 24. So many great films including: Bad Day at Black Rock, Marty, From Here to Eternity, The Flight of the Phoenix, The Dirty Dozen, The Poseidon Adventure and The Wild Bunch. Story here.

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Happy Birthday Margaret O'Brien

Cute little Margaret O’Brien, star of so many great films in the 40s, turns 80 today. She looks back on her career in this interview.