Big images of some colorful movie star premium photos from circa 1947, including Esther Williams. Plus Thursday June 9’s William Wellman on TCM schedule. Sales and more.
A look at TCM’s Starring Joan Bennett schedule of films airing Wednesday night, May 11. Plus a Joan Bennett gallery of vintage movie cards and ephemera from the 1930s-40s.
A little bit about TCM’s May 2011 Star of the Month Esther Williams, including some notes I took after reading her autobiography, The Million Dollar Mermaid. The post includes the entire TCM Esther Williams schedule for May as well as a vintage movie card and collectibles gallery.
A little bit about TCM’s April 2011 Star of the Month Ray Milland, including excerpts from Wide-Eyed in Babylon. The post includes the entire TCM Milland schedule for April as well as a vintage movie card and collectibles gallery.
A video review of Scott O’Brien’s 2007 Kay Francis biography, I Can’t Wait to Be Forgotten. Plus the entire Kay Francis birthday schedule of films airing on TCM, January 13, 2011.
A look at some of the films TCM has chosen to show featuring October 2010 Star of the Month Fredric March. Plus complete schedule and vintage movie card and collectible gallery.
Vintage movie collectibles illustrate this look at Greer Garson on her birthday which includes TCM’s schedule of Garson movies and a look inside Michael Troyan’s biography, A Rose for Mrs. Miniver, to help explain why I’m now so curious about seeing That Forsyte Woman with Garson and Errol Flynn.
A celebration of Mickey Rooney’s 90th birthday includes the complete TCM schedule of Rooney movies airing Thursday, a vintage movie card and collectibles gallery plus a peek inside Rooney’s auto-biography, Life Is Too Short, as I reach the 100 page mark.
Don’t miss Erich von Stroheim’s Greed (1924) airing at 8:30 am EST, Wednesday, September 22 as part of TCM’s von Stroheim birthday celebration. Some of my memories of Greed from the first time I saw it.
A gallery of vintage Walter Pidgeon movie cards and collectibles to illustrate TCM’s August 19, 2010 Summer Under the Stars schedule featuring 24 hours of Pidgeon.