A screwball not quite up to the heights of the very greatest but with moments as fine as in any. Edward Arnold plays J.B. Ball, the ‘Bull of Wall Street, a stockbroker so shocked by his wife’s spendthrift habits that he throws her latest sable out of their penthouse and onto the street, where it lands on Mary Smith (Jean Arthur) and changes her life. 716 more words
Tags » Ray Milland
Today, Saturday, May 16th, is National Favorite Classic Movie Day. Since every day of the week nowadays seems to have a special attribute assigned to it, why not a day in which to remember with fondness a favorite classic movie? 1,119 more words
If the “big clock,” the center piece of John Farrow’s 1948 film about the fall of a tyrannical publishing tycoon named Earl Janoth, seems to play only a peripheral role in the resolution of the plot, it might have something to do with how it’s more than just a clock. 870 more words
Já aqui evocámos a memória da carismática actriz Audrey Hepburn e de alguns dos seus melhores filmes, entre os quais avulta a comédia dramática Boneca de Luxo… 736 more words
Orangey, um gato listado cor de fogo, foi um animal-actor amestrado pelo famoso treinador de animais para o cinema Frank Inn.
Orangey (sob vários nomes) teve uma prolífica carreira no cinema e na televisão, nos anos 50 e princípio dos anos 60, e foi o único gato a receber dois… 489 more words