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Ball of Fire (1942) – The Blonde at the Film

This charming film was written by two of the best, Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder, and directed by a master of the genre, Howard Hawks. The talent onscreen is just … Continue reading

07/13/2017 · 10 Comments

Quote • LAUREN BACALL • “I was Betty Bacall always…”

Photo post by @toobeguiling. “I was Betty Bacall always. And Lauren was Howard Hawks… he felt that Lauren Bacall was better sounding than Betty Bacall. He had a vision of … Continue reading

04/10/2016 · Leave a comment

Bringing Up Baby: An Ode | The Blonde at the Film

This is one of my favourite films too. Having said that, the last time I watched it, I found myself being irritated by Hepburn’s high-pitched voice. I’ve seen it many times … Continue reading

03/07/2016 · 2 Comments