Desk Set (1957) – The Third Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn Blogathon

Honoring the careers and loving relationship of Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn, this blog post shares my adoration of their eighth movie together, Desk Set, as a part of The Third Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn Blogathon, hosted by Crystal of The Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood and Michaela of Love Letters to Old … More Desk Set (1957) – The Third Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn Blogathon

Celebrating Lena Horne on her 100th birthday and her Civil Rights activism

The grande dame of elegance, style, and grace would have been 100 years ago today. Goosepimply All Over celebrates Lena Horne’s birthday with much love and admiration!   Known and loved for her voice, beauty, and style on stage and film, Ms. Horne was also revered for her passionate efforts in the Civil Rights Movement. … More Celebrating Lena Horne on her 100th birthday and her Civil Rights activism

Bette Davis on The Dick Cavett Show, November 17, 1971 – The Bette Davis Blogathon

In honor of Bette Davis’s stunning career, this blog post shares my admiration of her as a guest on The Dick Cavett Show in 1971, as a part of The Second Annual Bette Davis Blogathon, hosted by Crystal of The Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood. Thanks for the opportunity to participate! One fun thing … More Bette Davis on The Dick Cavett Show, November 17, 1971 – The Bette Davis Blogathon

Capra, Keaton and Hitchcock Films Among 2016 National Film Registry Inductees

Originally posted on Once upon a screen…:
Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden announced today the annual selection of 25 motion pictures that have been inducted into the National Film Registry of the Library of Congress because of their cultural, historic or aesthetic importance. (LOC) The 2016 inductees represent several genres and span the period from 1903 to 1998. The interesting…

Gotta Dance! It’s Gene Kelly’s birthday!

Celebrating my classic Hollywood movie crush’s birthday today over on tumblr… Gene Kelly (August 23, 1912 – February 2, 1996). My goodness! He sings, he dances (no, he glides, he floats, he – hell, it’s more than dancing!) and he makes it looks so effortless, and even in golf shirts, he’s like major swoon-worthy! There are too … More Gotta Dance! It’s Gene Kelly’s birthday!