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Tag Archives: Samuel Goldwyn

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

Constance Cummings Saves an American Bank – Silver Screenings

Here’s a depressing activity: Do an online search of the term “bank run”. In doing so, you’ll likely come across this cheerful tidbit on Investopedia: A bank run occurs when… … Continue reading

08/23/2016 · 2 Comments

Anna Sten | Movie classics

She’s known as ‘Goldwyn’s Folly’ – if she gets a mention at all, that is. But, after seeing a few of her films, I feel that actress Anna Sten deserves more … Continue reading

03/08/2015 · Leave a comment