Saturday, January 23, 2010
THIS WEEK on NOIR and CHICK FLICKS:
This week showing on Noir and Chick Flicks at the movies: (Located on sidebar). CHAPLIN (1992). Cast: Robert Downey Jr. and Geraldine Chaplin. CHAPLIN is the story of the actor behind the icon and a wonderful depiction of a time when Hollywood was at its most glamorous.
THIS WEEKS SPOTLIGHT:
THAT TOUCH OF MINK (1962) Cast: Doris Day and Cary Grant. The Co-stars Gig Young, John Astin, Audrey Meadows, and Dick Sargent. Also, baseball players Mickey Mantle, Roger Maris, and Yogi Berra make cameo appearances. Sun. Jan. 24th. Check local listings to confirm show times. Read movie review on Noir and Chick Flicks: Doris Day page.:)
MERRY WIDOW (1925). Cast: Mae Murray (pictured above) and Roy d' Arcy. In this silent film, a European nobleman courts the wealthy American widow he once loved to save his bankrupt homeland. Sun. Jan. 24th. Click to view movie clip. Check local listings to confirm show times.
Click to view, Mae Murray, fun facts.
THE DUCHESS OF IDAHO (1950). Cast: Esther Williams and Van Johnson. Wed. Jan. 27th. During a Sun Valley vacation, a woman tries to solve her roommate's romantic problems only to get caught in a love triangle of her own. Check local listings to confirm show times. Look for movie review on Noir and Chick Flicks on: Esther Williams page, after the 27th. ( i have not seen the movie). Also, read about singer, CONNIE HAINES. She has an awesome voice.
THE BEDFORD INCIDENT (1932). Cast: Richard Widmark and Sidney Poitier.An American destroyer, with a journalist on board, pursues a Russian submarine during the Cold War. Wed. Jan 27th. Click to view movie trailer. Check local listings to confirm show times. (Recommended by Paul).
Have a great week at the movies. :)