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Happy 120th Birthday Howard Hawks | Waldina

Today is the 120th birthday of the film director Howard Hawks. He directed one of my very favorite films Bringing Up Baby as well as His Girl Friday, The Big … Continue reading

05/30/2016 · Leave a comment

How Katharine Hepburn Became a Fashion Icon | At the Smithsonian | Smithsonian

Originally posted on Smithsonian. For much of the 20th century, movie stars were the most popular purveyors of public imagery. In the heyday of the Hollywood studio system, each studio created … Continue reading

09/07/2015 · 3 Comments

Happy Birthday Billy Wilder

Originally posted on Waldina:
Billy Wilder was born 109 years ago today.  Do yourself a favor and throw a few of his films on your Netflix queue.  There are so…

03/27/2015 · Leave a comment

Happy Birthday Cary Grant

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Today is Cary Grant’s 111th birthday.  It is no secret I love Cary Grant.  The quote on the top of my blog is from him and…

01/18/2015 · Leave a comment

Happy Birthday Marie Dressler

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This week is the 146th birthday of Marie Dressler, an amazing character actress.  She is one of those actors that play the mother or the wealthy aunt…

11/12/2014 · Leave a comment