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Episode 15. High Noon (1952): Masculine Heroes, the Old West, American "Values," and Late Oscars

What do you get when you make a film that even John Wayne hated?  The classic man-on-his-own Western, High Noon (1952; dir. Fred Zinnemann).  This episode, David and Shaun discuss the history of  93 altre parole


Jack Junior

I know it might sound strange but this is the only known photo of Tommy Knightley – at least that I know of. He looks mysterious – right? 850 altre parole

Flash Fiction

The Life of Oharu

"Lady Oharu, a human being - no, woman - can only be happy if
she marries for love. Rank and money don't mean happiness."
- Katsunosuke… 58 altre parole

Undercover- An Austen Noir by Cat Gardiner- Excerpt

Earlier this week I was honored to be given an advance copy of Undercover- an Austen Noir by Cat Gardiner. I could not put it down! 1.270 altre parole

Blog Tour

Life with1952 Technology

In 1952 I was 14 years old and lived with my parents in a rented house (2-room + bath with sheet linoleum on the wood floor) in Carlsbad, NM. 906 altre parole

Can Do

Umberto D. (1952)


An older retired ex-government employee, Umberto Domenico Ferrari (Carlo Battisti), tries to survive on a miserable pension. When his landlady finally realizes that he cannot afford his rent, Umberto finds himself homeless. 532 altre parole


New trending GIF tagged vintage singing gene kelly...

New trending GIF tagged vintage, singing, gene kelly, singing in the rain, 1952, 1950’s, jean hagen, singin’ in the rain, donald o’connor via http://ift.tt/1SlS335