Saturday, February 13, 2010
THIS WEEK on NOIR and CHICK FLICKS:
I'm really looking forward to being part of the The Classic Movie Blog Association's celebration of, Black history month. Feb.15, 2010. Featured performers and films (with participating blogs in parenthesis) will include:
Rex Ingram (Skeins of Thought)
Mantan Moreland (Kevin’s Movie Corner)
Louise Beavers (Carole & Co.)
Lady Sings the Blues (Noir and Chick Flicks)
In the Heat of the Night (Classic Film & TV Café)
Carmen Jones (1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die)
This week showing on Noir and Chick Flicks, at the movies: (Located on sidebar). MEET JOHN DOE (1941) Cast: GARY COOPER and BARBARA STANWYCK. Political campaign, created by a newspaper columnist and pursued by a wealthy businessman. Click picture to view movie.
THIS WEEKS TCM SPOTLIGHT:
DAMSEL IN DISTRESS (1937). Cast: Fred Astaire, Joan Fontaine, George Burns, and Gracie Allen. Tues. Feb 16th. Based on his novel of the same name, music and lyrics by George and Ira Gershwin. Please check Noir and Chick Flick musical page after the 16th for review.
THE CROWD (1928). Silent film. Thurs. Feb.18th. Director King Vidor. Cast: Eleanor Boardman. Best known for its dramatization of the concerns of urbanization and modernity.
LOVE ME OR LEAVE ME (1955)Fri. Feb.19th. Biographical film which tells the life story of Ruth Etting, a singer who rose from dancer to movie star. Cast: Doris Day, James Cagney. Please check Noir and Chick Flicks Doris Day page for review.
Happy Valentines Day and Have a great week at the movies!! :)