From a novel by Fannie Hurst, MGM’s Five and Ten stars Marion Davies and Leslie Howard, but this tale of the nouveau riche is at its weakest during their scenes. Strong support from Richard Bennett, Irene Rich, and Kent Douglass should have been even stronger. A recent MOD DVD-R release from Warner Archive.
Leslie Howard TCM Star of the Month July 2012
Complete Leslie Howard TCM Star of the Month schedule for July 2012. Plus a vintage collectibles gallery and opinion about what’s good to watch.
Leslie Howard on TCM All Day July 7 – Plus Gallery of Vintage Collectibles
The complete TCM schedule of Leslie Howard movies for July 7, plus a gallery of vintage movie cards and collectibles featuring Leslie Howard.
Viewing The Scarlet Pimpernel (1934) for Leslie Howard’s Birthday
Happy birthday to Leslie Howard (1893-1943) today. I celebrate with a viewing The Scarlet Pimpernel and sharing my thoughts on both the film and Howard in this space today, all illustrated by movie cards and collectibles.
A Free Soul (1931) starring Norma Shearer and Lionel Barrymore
Norma Shearer stars in A Free Soul with Lionel Barrymore and Clark Gable. A brief review of the film accompanied by some glimpses of movie collectibles.
Leslie Howard by Karen Costanzi
A biography of Gone With the Wind star Leslie Howard accompanied by images of Leslie Howard Movie Cards and Movie Collectibles.