Pinky (1949) with Jeanne Crain, Ethel Barrymore, and Ethel Waters

This post is part of the “The Barrymore Trilogy Blogathon”, hosted by In the Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood. Thanks so much, Crystal, for the opportunity to celebrate Ethel Barrymore, the lady of this great sibling trio! (Today’s also Miss Barrymore’s day of birth!) One of Ethel Barrymore’s best roles, albeit within not much screen … More Pinky (1949) with Jeanne Crain, Ethel Barrymore, and Ethel Waters

Gene Kelly does Summer Stock

Originally posted on Once upon a screen…:
The blogosphere is all abuzz this week in celebration of the life and work of Gene Kelly.  Today would have been his 100th birthday.  I just had to do something to honor him.  By way of a simple tribute to him and my (sentimental) favorite of his films,…